Welcome to the Curiosity Shop

What are you curious about? We want to know!

The Research Matters Curiosity Shop is a way for anyone to ask questions of the tens of thousands of expert researchers from Ontario’s 21 universities. Share your question here, or check the calendar to see if our pop-up Curiosity Shop is coming to a city near you any time soon. Anything goes: science, art, business, self-help, spirituality, romance. If you’re curious about something, we want to hear about it.

Stories from the Curiosity Shop

Curiosity Crew at Event

Stories from the road

July 9, 2015

Sarah Binns is part of our Research Matters team touring the province this summer to spread  the word about research breakthroughs at Ontario's 21 publicly funded  universities.  This summer Alex, Katie, Badri, and I have been travelling from Thunder Bay to Ottawa, and Windsor to Sudbury to promote the amazing research happening at universities across the province.  We’re highlighting 50 game-changing innovations from the last 100 years through fun research-themed trivia. Read more »
Curiosity Crew at event

Curiosity Cruiser: A summer of fun

September 28, 2015

Alex, Katie, Badri, and I have had an amazing summer travelling Ontario from Thunder Bay to Ottawa, Windsor to Sudbury promoting the incredible research happening at our province's universities. We've compiled a little data of our own from our summer travels.  Check out our findings below! If you missed seeing us this summer, stop by one of our upcoming fall events. The Curiosity Cruiser is still on the move! Ontario Universities' Fair - OUF September 25th to September 27th Markham Fair October 1st to October 4th University of Ontario Institute of Technology (UOIT) October 6th Trent University October 7th Queen's University October 8th
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