Natalie is a Rocket Scientist and Explorer. Extraordinary experiences have shaped her dreams of becoming an astronaut; whether learning to fly or driving a solar-powered car across North America. Regardless, Natalie embraces the moments outside the bounds of her comfort zone. Natalie was recently named one of Canada’s Top 100 Most Powerful Women by the Women’s Executive Network and as “a vocal advocate for women in technology” by The Financial Post.
I have the pleasure of announcing that I will be speaking at the seventh annual TEDxToronto conference, taking place on October 22, 2015 at The Royal Conservatory of Music. This year we are exploring the theme, Thresholds. To learn more visit: tedxtoronto.com and you can watch my speaker intro video here: Natalie Panek TEDxToronto!
The Rockwall is one of the most magnificent backcountry hikes in the Canadian Rockies. The trail is located in Kootenay National Park, B.C., along the corridor of Highway 93 west of Banff. The drive to the hike is in itself spectacular surrounded by mountains on either side of the highway and closely hugging the Vermilion River, which is a tributary of the Kootenay river. The rivers are what you would expect of… Read More
Have you ever wondered what food looks like on a macro scale? What the food we eat everyday looks like under a microscope? I took a few everyday foods and had a look under my microscope. The results are pretty cool! Check out orange flesh, a radish, a carrot, and celery leaf.