Author Archives: Jennifer Artz

Poison-Dart Frogs: Beautiful and Dangerous

The striking colours and patterns on the poison-dart frogs in the museum got the attention of museum volunteer Jennifer Artz. She discovered that the flashy looks of these exotic species are good for much the same thing as the camouflage of native species. One big difference: poison-dart frogs bring toxins to the table. Continue reading

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An Awesome Day at the Canadian Museum of Nature with Young Kids

Want to ensure a good time with your family at the museum? Volunteer Jennifer Artz has some tips that she and her husband have developed as regular visitors to the museum with their two young sons. Continue reading

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Kid Highlights at the Canadian Museum of Nature

See dinosaurs in 3D, find out your weight in turkeys, drive an ice-breaker in the Arctic Ocean—just some of the fun that captivates museum volunteer Jennifer Artz and her sons during their frequent visits. Continue reading

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