Mental Health: The
Science of Anxiety – Ontario Science Centre
Mental Health: The Science of Anxietyis a collection of
45-minute interactive presentations for middle school or secondary students,
delivered onsite or via videoconference. Educational outcomes for students
include an understanding of the distinction between mental health and mental
illness, the neurophysiological processes involved with anxiety, and
evidence-based coping strategies.
Best Exhibit or Show - Small Institution
Hair-raising Exhibition – Sherbrooke Nature and Science Museum
Travelling and family-oriented,Disheveling! A Hair-raising
Exhibition about a surprising subject: hairs! Effective in tousling even the
most prude and in healing trichophobia, it shows visitors the true nature of
their human hair, but also that of animals, insects and plants.
Best Exhibit or Show - Large Institution
Planet MTL –The
Biosphere, Environment Museum
Planet MTLis an innovative, educational exhibition designed
to immerse visitors in learning about Urban Ecosystems. The exhibition
challenges visitors to consider what they love about their city in the context
of what makes their city livable, lovable and sustainable, despite modern
issues such as pollution and climate change.
Wonder – Science
World British Columbia
Wonderis Science World’s gallery for early learners. This
highly interactive gallery boasts 3,300 square feet for children age 0–5 to
crawl, splash, build, climb and experiment. Child development experts
collaborated with the Science World team to create this space that is designed
for children to learn through play.