The International Geophysical Year in 1957-1958 saw the creation of the Sulphur Mountain Cosmic Ray Station. High above the town of Banff, geophysicists studied the effects of the sun on the earth’s atmosphere for 22 years.

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335 Laurier Avenue East Ottawa, ON

May 1 to June 30 Open Thursday to Monday (closed Tuesday & Wednesday) 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Canada Day (July 1) to Labour Day (Sept. 4) Open daily, including statutory holidays 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

Two of Canada’s most important Prime Ministers, Sir Wilfrid Laurier and the Rt. Hon.Read more…

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