Welcome to the Curiosity Shop
What are you curious about?
We want to know!
Research Matters is traveling across the province to ask Ontarians to tell us the questions you’ve always wanted to have answered. Get your photo snapped at the Curiosity Shop or share your question on our Post-it wall, and your question might be selected to be answered by an Ontario researcher. You can also submit a question online by clicking on submit your question in the menu at right.
Click on a question below to view the response from an Ontario researcher.
Stories from the Curiosity Shop
The Curious Crew: A Summer on the Road with Research Matters
Mary Chaktsiris - Curiosity Crew | June 21, 2014What are the questions that drive and compel you? What do you debate in the car or talk about at the kitchen table? Research Matters wants to know! Simon, Badri, and I are travelling to different events all summer in the Curiosity Cruiser — our name for the van you see in the picture above. It's a pop-up version of the Curiosity Shop that has been travelling around the province since February. read more »
Curiosity Cruiser’s First Stop: The Hamilton Farmers’ Market
Mary Chaktsiris - Curiosity Crew | June 4, 2014Food, flowers, and fun; we found all three yesterday at the Hamilton Farmers' Market! We at the Curiosity Cruiser brought some of that fun ourselves as we unveiled the pop-up tent and curious objects on the road for the first time. read more »