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C O M P O N  E N T S
of the exhibit at the Canadian Museum of Nature


 

Vistitor comments  |  Press clippings


Peter Geldart, curator, photographer, Astra Exhibits
50 Photos, wood frame 17" x 17.5" Gatineau Park rock formations
46 text panels 7.5" x 7.5"  Bilingual text concerning geology and astronomy.

Robert Rainbird, Geological Survey of Canada
13 Photos, wood frame 17" x 17.5" 
(Northern Canada rock and fossil patterns) 
8 text panels 7.5" x 7.5"   Bilingual text on local and northern geology
12 samples    Rock patterns, oldest rock, stromatolites

National Meteorite Collection, GSC
1 sample     Canada's largest meteorite  (Madoc) 1854
Canada Centre for Remote Sensing,  NRCan, and Canadian Space Agency
1 map 64" x 48"    Radarsat map of Canada, latest mosaic. 2000
Canada Centre for Remote Sensing,
4 digital prints 7.5" x 7.5"   Landsats and Radarsat s of Gatineau Park 1996/99
National Air Photo Library, NRCan
3 photocopies 7.5" x 7.5"   Aerial photos of Gatineau Park escarpment 1935
Space Telescope Science Institute
1 photo. frame 36" x 16.5"  Hubble Deep Field
3 photos. frame 17" x 17.5"   Hubble photos of Galaxies M100 and 4414
Space Physics Research Laboratory
3 GIF prints. frame 17" x 17.5"   Solar system formation & perspective, planetary section.
Alyea Jewellers ltd
1 sample     Laurentian mineral

Wouter Bleeker, GSC
2 Photos, wood frame 17" x 17.5" Oldest rocks
Nicholas Butterfield, Cambridge Univ.
3 Photos, wood frame 17" x 17.5"  Microfossils
Armand Delsemme, Univ. of Toledo
1 chart.      frame 17" x 17.5"   Relative cosmic abundance of the elements 1998
Hans Hoffmann, McGill Univ.
1 Photo,    wood frame 17" x 17.5"  Ancient stromatolites
Don Hogarth, Univ. of Ottawa
1 drawing. frame 17" x 17.5"  Geological features of Gatineau Park 1965
Martin Rees, Astronomer Royal, UK
2 quotations.7.5" x 7.5"  Bilingual text on astrophysics, cosmology
Hubert Reeves, CNRS & Univ. de Montreal
1 quotation. 7.5" x 7.5"  Bilingual text on astrophysics, cosmology
Lee Smolin, Pennsylvania State Univ.
1 quotation  7.5" x 7.5"  Bilingual text on astrophysics, cosmology.
 

ROCKS & STARDUST

ROCHES ET POUSSIÈRES D'ÉTOILES


 
 
 

Central area. Canadian Museum of Nature exhibit

Canadian Museum of Nature exhibit

Canadian Museum of Nature exhibit

Start of Terra section. Canadian Museum of Nature exhibit

Canadian Museum of Nature exhibit

Micro fossil. Canadian Museum of Nature exhibit

Hubble deep field. Canadian Museum of Nature exhibit

Sample rocks from Natural Resources Canada. Canadian Museum of Nature exhibit
 
 
 
 

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