Did You See the Super Blue Blood Moon?

On January 31st, at around 7 am in Ontario, there was a partial lunar eclipse happening behind the snow clouds.  Sadly, for all of us living in Ontario, we didn’t get to see the...


Maple’s Favourite Things

Maple is coming up on six months of living here at Science North!  Time flies while we’re all learning so much from our newest animal ambassador.

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What Makes a “True” Hibernator?

Winter is coming… And for many animals, it’s time to get into hibernation mode. That means creating food caches, gaining some winter weight, and finding a nice burrow, den, or hideout either below the...


What a Hairdo: Porcupine Style!

Maple the porcupine’s hairdo is definitely something to be had!  Layers, natural volume and a defense mechanism…what more could you want?