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National DNA Day

Google Hangout


Canada’s national DNA Day is taking place on Tuesday, April 21, 2015. Established by Let’s Talk Science and Genome Alberta, DNA Day is a unique day where students, teachers and the public can connect with Canadian experts to learn more about genetics and genomics. Join Canadian researchers on April 21st for a live Google Hangout and text chats. 

Are you an educator? Have your classroom join the discussion on genetics. Submit your students’ genetics questions for a chance to be featured in a live Google Hangout on April 21st with Jay Ingram, past host of the Discovery Channel’s Daily Planet. To submit a question, click here or email Looking for inspiration? View past questions here.

Educational resources are also available to use in your classroom. View videos from past DNA Day experts or explore genetics resources.

For more information regarding this event, please visit

Date and Channel:

Date: Tuesday, April 21, 2015.
Time: 9:00am - 4:00pm EST. 6:00am - 1:00pm PST. Full schedule can be accessed here.
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