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 am really excited to share a post about the new community Makerspace in Toronto — OPENING SUMMER 2015!! “Whether you are a beginner or a seasoned expert, a kid or an adult, STEAMLabs is your entry point into the world of high tech making. We have the digital fabrication tools you need, and the skill training to show you how to use them. Come try your hand at the technologies of… Read More
“We Day is the movement of our time, empowering a generation of young global citizens through an inspirational event and a year-long educational initiative.” And this past year I had a couple of opportunities to take the stage, speaking on the topic of women in technology and the need for positive role models to inspire a generation of young women to the possibilities of Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math (STEM) careers. Sharing… Read More
I recently purchased a microscope and am enjoying looking at a variety of items through the lens. It always amazes me to see all of the patterns and colors. The cool part about microscopes is that they provide different perspectives of the same object when viewed at varying magnifications. Get your hands on a microscope if you can and have some fun with macro science! Some of the items in these photos… Read More