Massey Lectures Contest

Perimeter Institute gave away a galaxy of prizes to celebrate the 2012 Massey Lectures. Thousands of North American residents entered to win event tickets, copies of Neil Turok's The Universe Within: From Quantum to Cosmos, and a grand prize trip to Perimeter Institute in Ontario, Canada and CERN in Geneva, Switzerland. This contest closed November 15, 2012. Thank you to everyone who entered.

WINNER OF THE SCIENCE SAFARI GRAND PRIZE:

  • Lori Donald, VancouverBritish Columbia

Here's what Lori had to say: "For weeks I've been looking forward to hearing Dr. Turok's Massey Lecture series and I've been listening every night. Today I come home and find an email saying I've won the trip! I'm absolutely thrilled to have the opportunity to meet some of the top theoretical physicists I've watched on science programs and to actually see the Large Hadron Collider. It's like an opportunity to visit the future!"

WINNERS OF "The Universe Within" BOOK:

  • Aaron Ellis, British Columbia
  • Adam Gogacz, Newfoundland
  • Carolyn McCool, British Columbia
  • Cathy Canton, Ottawa
  • Daniel Fessenden, Alberta
  • Elizabeth Krane, California
  • Gordon Garmaise, Quebec
  • Holly Baker, Newfoundland
  • Joseph Voves, California
  • Scott Unger, Ontario
  • William McCartan, Ontario

WINNERS OF EVENT TICKETS:

Over 20 people in five major cities across Canada won tickets to the live Massey Lectures in St. Johns, Montreal, Vancouver, Calgary, and Toronto.
 

LEARN MORE ABOUT THE MASSEY LECTURES

Neil Turok, Director of Perimeter Institute, delivered the 2012 CBC Massey Lectures in Fall of 2012. Turok's lectures, The Universe Within: From Quantum to Cosmos, share a visionary look at how the human mind can shape the future through science and education. The lectures can be enjoyed through iTunes, or purchased as a book from House of Anansi Press. Find out more.