YSI Activities

Science for Fun and the Future

Yukon/Stikine Regional Science Fair: The YSI helps make the annual Science Fair happen. The 2013 Science Fair will take place Saturday, December 7 in the Yukon College cafeteria. For more information, and results from the 2012 Canada-wide Science Fair, go to the Yukon Research Centre's Science Adventures website.

Past Activities

  • Northern Research Week: The Yukon Science Institute, in co-operation with the Royal Canadian Geographical Society and the Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council (NSERC), organized public lectures and events during this November 2004 celebration of science, which was highlighted by the visit to the Yukon of the eminent Canadian researchers who hold NSERC Northern Research Chairs.
  • Northern Latitudes Mining Reclamation Workshop: The Yukon Science Institute presented the first of these biennial workshops, September 30 to October 3, 2001.
  • Arctic Science 2000: Crossing Borders - Science and Community: The YSI hosted this 51st AAAS Arctic Science Conference September 21-24, 2000, in Whitehorse.

    Got an idea for an activity? Or a question about science? Maybe the Yukon Science Institute can help. Please contact us. We'd love to hear from you.


  • Yukon Science Institute
    P.O. Box 31137, Whitehorse, Yukon Y1A 5P7
    Phone: (867) 667-2979
    Email: yukonscienceinstitute@gmail.com