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Science Literacy Week Celebration

Celebrate Science Literacy Week at the London Children’s Museum. Learn about whale adaptations, including their unique filter-feeding system. Examine real baleen from our artifact collection, conduct whale blubber experiments, and compare beluga vertebrae to other land-animals. 

Special Guests

Western Engineering: Coding with Ocean Food Chains
Learn about different marine food chains and coding as you navigate our Ozobots through the ocean!

Western Institute for Earth and Space Exploration: Asteroid Mining and Augmented Reality

Practicing mining for asteroids using clay and other materials. Experience different space objects here on Earth using augmented reality and 4D models!



About Science Literacy Week

Science Literacy Week is a week-long celebration of science and ocean research in Canada! It highlights Canada’s outstanding scientists and showcases the excellence and diversity of Canadian science.