Making an Impact, not an Impact Factor

Posted on August 25, 2015

By Richard Hoshino This is the first blog post in our new series exploring alternative careers for scientists and researchers. If you are a scientist...

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Mysteries of the Bonebeds

Posted on August 17, 2015

By Tyler Irving Volunteers chip away at a fossil as part of the RTMP's Day Digs program, which allowed members of the public to help out with the...

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Filed Under: Tyler Irving Canadian Journal of Earth Sciences

Meet CSP’s New Executive Director, Suzanne Kettley: Part 2

Posted on August 11, 2015

We recently introduced you to CSP’s new Executive Director, Suzanne Kettley. Today we have another series of questions for Suzanne to help our...

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Filed Under: Science News Science Careers

Canada’s Premiere Dino Museum Celebrates its 30th Anniversary

Posted on August 05, 2015

By Tyler Irving Crowds gather for the opening day of the Royal Tyrrell Museum of Paleontology (RTMP) on September 25, 1985. The museum celebrates its 3...

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Filed Under: Science News Science Communication Tyler Irving Canadian Journal of Earth Sciences

Meet CSP’s New Executive Director, Suzanne Kettley: Part 1

Posted on July 30, 2015

We recently announced the appointment of Suzanne Kettley as our new Executive Director. Suzanne has been with CSP since the beginning and we’re...

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APNM Undergraduate Research Excellence Award Winner Profile: Kerry Miller

Posted on July 28, 2015

By Kerry Miller Canadian Science Publishing sponsors the Applied Physiology, Nutrition, and Metabolism Undergraduate Research Excellence Awards, which...

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The Three Second Rule of Communications

Posted on July 22, 2015

By Lisa Willemse Most people are familiar with the “three second rule”, also called the five second rule, whether they use it themselves or...

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Filed Under: Science Communication Lisa Willemse

Wendiceratops and a New Era of Dinosaur Discovery in Canada

Posted on July 16, 2015

By David C. Evans, Ph.D., Royal Ontario Museum Last week, my colleague Michael Ryan from the Cleveland Museum of Natural History and I published a...

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Filed Under: Science News David C. Evans

Telling a story with your science: the revealing tale of seaweed shedding

Posted on July 09, 2015

By Laryssa Halat Canadian Science Publishing sponsors the Science Atlantic Science Communication Awards. These awards are offered at each of the annual...

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Filed Under: Science Atlantic Science News Science Communication

2015 Applied Physiology, Nutrition, and Metabolism Undergraduate Research Excellence Awards

Posted on July 07, 2015

We are pleased to announce the winners of the 2015 Applied Physiology, Nutrition, and Metabolism Undergraduate Research Excellence Awards, which are...

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Laying the Foundation for the House of FACETS

Posted on July 02, 2015

By Mary Seligy Earlier this year, while delirious with a spring fever brought on by temperatures as warm as -10 °C, I bought a new spring dress and...

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Filed Under: FACETS Open Access Mary Seligy

Meet the Editor: Dr. Keith Tierney, Canadian Journal of Fisheries and Aquatic Sciences

Posted on June 24, 2015

On July 1st, 2015, Dr. Keith Tierney joins Dr. Yong Chen as Co-Editor of the Canadian Journal of Fisheries and Aquatic Sciences. Keith, an Associate...

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Filed Under: NRC Research Press Meet the Editor Scholarly Publishing Science Careers

If Science is Broken – How Can We Fix It?

Posted on June 18, 2015

By Sarah Boon, Ph.D. In the previous post we discussed the idea of science being broken, a crisis driven by a combination of the public being less...

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Filed Under: Scholarly Publishing Science Communication Sarah Boon

Is Science Broken?

Posted on June 16, 2015

By Sarah Boon, Ph.D. Given the headlines lately, you’d be forgiven for thinking that the public doesn’t trust scientists, and that science...

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Filed Under: Scholarly Publishing Science Communication Sarah Boon

Meet the Editor: Dr. Jules M. Blais, Founding Senior Editor of FACETS

Posted on June 12, 2015

Dr. Jules M. Blais is a Professor in the Department of Biology at the University of Ottawa, and has served as Associate Editor for Environmental...

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Filed Under: FACETS Meet the Editor Open Access Tanya Samman

Emily Peters describes her award-winning biofuel research

Posted on June 04, 2015

By Emily Peters Canadian Science Publishing sponsors the Science Atlantic Science Communication Awards. These awards are offered at each of the annual...

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Filed Under: Science Atlantic Science News Science Communication Emily Peters

What we can learn about science communications from Ansel Adams

Posted on May 28, 2015

By Lisa Willemse The great landscape photographer and environmentalist, Ansel Adams, once said, “When words become unclear, I shall focus with...

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Filed Under: Scholarly Publishing Science News Science Communication Science and Art Lisa Willemse

Women in Science Series: Dr. Kathy Bleiker

Posted on May 20, 2015

Dr. Kathy Bleiker is the first to tell you that she didn’t find her passion for forest entomology and scientific research until her mid-20s,...

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Filed Under: Science Communication Science Careers Women in Science Sarah Boon