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It’s official: you’ve got the flu. It’s logical to assume that your symptoms are the result of the infection coursing through your body — but is that really the case? (5:00 min.)

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A free one-day event for students in Grades 11-12, organized by the Let’s Talk Science Outreach site and the Nanotechnology Group at the University of Alberta.

This event takes place on Friday, February 24, 2017.

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With the creation of graphene supercapacitors, it is now possible to create an extremely powerful graphene battery that is both small and light. (4:23 min.)

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I conduct surveys with the assistance of an Unmanned Aerial Vehicle (UAV or Drone). By taking aerial photos, I am able to convert the images into accurate 3D models. I turned my hobby of flying drones into my job.

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The gold we find on Earth did not come from our planet’s rocky crust. It was actually cooked up in space and is present on Earth because of cataclysmic stellar explosions called supernovae. So gold is really extraterrestrial! (4:34 min.)

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Research, education and medication have all helped reduce the impact of HIV. But viruses also evolve over time, and HIV may be becoming less harmful.

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Let’s Talk Science and the Canadian Museum of Science and Technology want to know what you’d love to be able to 3D print from the museum’s amazing artifacts!

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We’ve all had the experience: you’re walking across a soft carpet, you reach for the doorknob and … ZAP. But what causes this trademark jolt of static electricity? (3:38 min.)

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My academic career so far has taken me from my hometown of Victoria B.C., to Guelph, Ontario, and back to Vancouver, B.C. where I am currently a PhD student at Simon Fraser University. I like the west coast weather and hiking in the mountains when I get the time.

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