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Colourized photos from WWI now on display at Canadian War Museum

Colourized image of a Canadian messenger carrying his bicycle through mud in August 1917. (photo via Library and Archives Canada – PA-001581) (Via Canadian War Museum) As the First World War continues to fade into the past, the conflict and its impact have been brought vividly to life with The Great War in Colour – A New Look at Canada’s First World War Effort, 1914–1918. ...

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FEATURED: Iva and Riit musical performance (July 21)

Don’t miss this special show by ** Iva ** (Kathleen Ivaluarjuk Merritt) whose music is a melodic mix of Inuit throat-singing, poetry-infused and Celtic-influenced folk music at the ** Canadian Museum of Nature ** on ** Friday, July 22. ** Iva’s début album _ Ivaluarjuk: Ice, Lines & Sealskin _ (2015) celebrates life and identity; bridging sounds from both her Inuit and Irish roots. ...

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SEPT 15: Earthflight 3D screening, Panel on Bird Migration at Museum of Nature

[caption id=“attachment_51005” align=“alignright” width=“800”] Cranes frying over Chenonceaux, from the Earthflight movie. ©Copyright BBC Worldwide.[/caption] ** Canadian Museum of Nature (240 McLeod Street) Thursday, September 15, 7:00pm-9:00pm ** During the centennial of the Canada-US Migratory Bird Convention, join the Canadian Museum of Nature for the world première of Earthflight 3D, produced by BBC Earth and narrated by Cate Blanchett. ...