The official source for science and technology from the Government of Canada.


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Learn about Canada's scientists and professionals

Access the consolidated directory of more than 1000 scientists and research professionals from twelve government institutions. Learn about their research, publications, and find contact information.

Research institutes and facilities

Learn about government research centres across the country and find out about opportunities to partner with and access these facilities for your research.

Collaboration between federal research funding organizations

Providing leadership for Canada's research community, and the sharing of knowledge between universities, colleges and the private sector

Enhancing Global Recognition for Canadian Research Excellence

This initiative will help boost Canada’s research profile on the global stage and increase international recognition for leading scholars and scientists in Canada.

The History of the Geological Survey of Canada in 175 Objects

175 objects tell the story of the Geological Survey of Canada and its contributions to the development of Canada since 1842

Northern Contaminants Program

Supports research on reducing contaminants in traditionally harvested foods while providing information to assist informed decision making by individuals and communities on their food use.

Canada's Extended Continental Shelf Program

Scientists map Canada’s Arctic and Atlantic continental shelf as part of Canada’s submission to the United Nations Commission on the Limits of the Continental Shelf.

Canadian Safety and Security Program

The program fosters innovative science and technology advancements that contribute to the safety and security of Canadians.

Science Odyssey

A ten-day national campaign in May that celebrates Canadian achievements in STEM. Hundreds of science outreach leaders deliver hundreds of activities to Canadians of all ages.

Science educational resources

Find science activities, games, lesson plans, videos and more to help children and teens learn about science and technology.

Science videos

More than 40 science videos on topics like environment, energy, health, food, materials, security and marine and freshwater sciences.

Science blogs

Discover the faces and places that make science happen and how it relates to everyday Canadians.

Stay connected

Science-related social media and newsletters.


Prime Minister's Awards

Do you know an inspirational educator? Nominate them for a Prime Minister’s Award.

Innovation for a better Canada

A place for Canadians to share ideas on how to foster a mature and confident nation of innovators

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