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June 17 2018

From June 8 to June 10, nearly 106 000 visitors attended the 12th edition of Quebec’s biggest celebration of science,…

June 4 2018

Once upon a time, objects were…just objects. But now, objects can be smart and connected, from refrigerators that tell you…

June 4 2018

Teaching assistant, companion for hospitalized and autistic children, activity host for seniors, interpreter … Zora the little humanoid robot has…

June 1 2018

Imagine changing the colour of your walls with your smartphone. Chameleon paint is in development at Shenzhen Institute of Advanced…

June 1 2018

French researcher and neuroscientist Michel Le Van Quyen recently published a book on improving your brain, in which he lists…

May 30 2018

In Australia, some raptors intentionally set fire to the bush, a sparsely populated area of 800,000 km2. Their technique: snatch…

May 30 2018

The tourism industry is becoming increasingly interested in robots. At Amsterdam International Airport, the 5th largest in Europe, some passengers…

May 29 2018

Did you know that swimwear designers study the skin of sharks? That the hydro-jet watercraft is inspired by the squid’s…

May 28 2018

Remember the Queen of Hearts from Alice in Wonderland? Also called “the Red Queen”, she inspired biologists to describe an…

May 28 2018

It has no skeleton, no electronic components, and no batteries. Developed by a team at Harvard University, the Octobot is…

May 24 2018

The bees are in trouble. These insect pollinators essential to life on Earth are endangered, mainly because of the intensive…

May 24 2018

Intelligent robots capable of composing music, analyzing data, translating documents and even recognizing images are impressive enough. But what if…

May 22 2018

Did you know that radar helps farmers? In Canada, modern farming, known as precision agriculture, is closely linked to data…

May 22 2018

The German company Festo uses biomimicry to design automated systems. BionicANTs, ant-robots, are made with 3D printers from high tech…

May 22 2018

More than 120 metres deep within a mountain on an Arctic archipelago is a hidden treasure for humanity: the Global…

May 20 2018

How would you like to take a walk in an alternate reality? First, we need to polish our vocabulary because…

May 20 2018

Our brain is constantly teeming. What if we could control our brain waves? Three Eureka! collaborators can show you how….

May 20 2018

Could you live in outer space? Why not? At Eureka!, we even prepare you for your move. First step: Head…

April 6 2018

Inspired by 100,000 visitors in 2017, the Eureka! Festival has concocted an astonishing program for its 12th edition. This year,…

March 26 2018

Drum roll! The 12th edition of Eureka! will focus on ROBOTICS and ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE! Come and visit the Festival blog…

June 7 2017

More than 100 activities over 3 days can make your head spin. Not sure where to start? Here’s the Eureka!…

May 26 2017

For its 11th edition the Eureka! Festival will kick off on June 9 with a brand new program inspired by…