A colour photo of a transit

©Thomas B. Greenslade, Jr.


The ASTROLab du parc national du Mont-Mégantic gratefully acknowledges the financial investment by the Department of Canadian Heritage in the creation of this on-line presentation for the Virtual Museum of Canada.

The ASTROLab also thanks the National Research Council of Canada for permission to use their electronic planisphere and to allow us to develop an interactive version of it.

ASTROLab of Mont-Mégantic National Park

Project management
Pierre Goulet

Project coordination, concept, scenario and contents validation
Sébastien Giguère

Scientific advisors
René Racine
Patrick Gravel
Guillaume Poulin

Special thanks
Bernard Malenfant
Sonia Cloutier
Hélène Philibert
Chloé Legris
Marie-Claude Dufresne
Marie-Georges Bélanger

Équipe de Hamon-Bienvenue.ca

Project management, concept, scenario and contents validation
Luc Bienvenue, Sage-animation
Pierre Hamon, Production ÔMarius

Research and writing
Pierre Hudon

Richard Goulet

Francis Laplante

Luc Bienvenue

Computer graphics
Annie Hardy


Music and sound effects
Pierre Hamon


Jean-François Denis
Pierre Hamon

Dominique Lalande

Venetia Bodycomb of Vee Geoservices
Janet Brownlee

Text revision
Julie Berthol

Courtesy of iXmédia

Publisher: Government of Canada, Department of Canadian Heritage, Canadian Heritage Information Network

Creator: RCIP-CHIN

Date created: 2011-03-28 10:24:23

Date modified: 2012-02-22 04:22:07

URL: http://www.rcip-chin.gc.ca/

Contributor(s): ASTROLab du parc national du Mont-Mégantic, Department of Canadian Heritage, National Research Council of Canada, Hamon-Bienvenue.ca

Age Range:  

Grade 8 (secondaire 2): 12,13 years

Grade 9 (secondaire 3): 13,14 years

Grade 10 (secondaire 4): 14,15 years

Grade 11 (secondaire 5): 15,16 years

Grade 12 (CEGEP): 16,17 years


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