New bronze sculpture outside Science World celebrates Canadian scientists

Wednesday, November 02, 2016 9:53 AM | Deleted user

Science World has unveiled a new sculpture celebrating the Canadian pioneers of stem cell science.

The life-size bronze statue carved by acclaimed sculptor Ruth Abernathy honours Dr. James Till and Dr. Ernest McCulloch, two scientists who launched research into stem cells in the 1960s.

Placed on the plaza outside TELUS World of Science, the sculpture was a gift from local enterprise Stemcell Technologies Inc. Read more