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Glendon Adventures: Diving into the river bank (literally!)

It was a typical Fall day, windy but not too cool. The leaves had begun to change to their beautiful fall colours. My partner (Mohammad) and I began our little journey on the Glendon trail with a little picnic, primarily … Continue reading

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Insane Video! Killer Mold on the Hunt

A report done in late September of this year in California shows that native plants are under threat! A killer mold has been spreading and the native plants have no protection to the mold. The mold is called Phytophthora, or … Continue reading

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Bird’s foot violet- a local endangered species

For my third blog post I decided to do it on a topic that hits close to home. https://www.ontario.ca/page/birds-foot-violet Above a link to an endangered species named the birds foot violet, Viola pedata, which, in my opinion is, is a … Continue reading

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The Mighty Mighty Coral!

Above is a link to what I found to be a very interesting read! Researchers at Penn State and others have discovered that the some Elkhorn coral, Acropora palmate has genotypes that are over 5000 years old! This is big … Continue reading

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A Summer at Apotex

This summer I had the privilege of working at the pharmaceutical company Apotex. It was my second consecutive summer working here so I was quite comfortable in my environment. I worked in a branch that dealt with the bottling of … Continue reading

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