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Bob McDonald

September 2, 2014 by Speakers' Spotlight

Why Science Literacy Matters: Bob McDonald

Loved by audiences across Canada for making complex scientific issues understandable, meaningful, and fun, Bob McDonald is in high demand. A fixture in broadcasting for more than 30 years, he is currently the host of CBC Radio’s Quirks & Quarks–the award-winning science program that is heard by 500,000 people each week–and is the author of numerous bestselling books. Bob wrote on the CBC blog recently about why science literacy matters to all Canadians.