CurioCity resources which align with Quebec's Secondary III Applied Science and Technology content area: The Technological World.

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CurioCity resources which align with Quebec's Secondary III Science and Technology content area: The Technological World.

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CurioCity resources which align with Quebec's Secondary I & II Science and Technology content area on The Technological World (Engineering).

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The first skateboards were nothing more than boxes or planks of wood on roller skate wheels. It wasn't until the 70's, though, that the current polyurethane (plastic) wheels were manufactured. This changed the sport entirely.

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Though from pitch to hit is less than half a second, this is possibly the most important half-second in baseball. It's also where lots of physics come to play in the game.

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When Alpine Skiing became popular in the 1800s, skis weren’t much more than a couple of wooden planks attached to your feet with leather and laces. Skis have certainly come a long way!

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As you rip down the mountain on your fancy snowboard, do you ever wonder what makes it go, or why it handles the way it does?

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