FACETS’ New Integrative Sciences Section: Keeping Pace With Emerging Fields of Inquiry

Posted on May 19, 2016

By Michael Donaldson Throughout the history of scientific inquiry there has been a continual push towards identifying innovative scientific approaches...

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Filed Under: FACETS Open Access Science Communication

Women in Science: Dr. Kathy Lewis

Posted on May 10, 2016

By Sarah Boon, Ph.D. This is the thirteenth post in an ongoing series by Sarah Boon on Canadian women in science. Read through the archive to meet...

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Filed Under: Women in Science Sarah Boon

How Much Do We Really Know About Protein Nutrition?

Posted on May 3, 2016

A renewed interest in protein nutrition means learning more about the links between protein consumption and a healthy lifestyle. We know that protein...

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Filed Under: APNM journal

Library Firsts

Posted on April 28, 2016

By Natalie Sopinka I recently wrote about a study on attaching LED lights to fishing nets. The researchers affixed the lights to the nets used by...

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Filed Under: Natalie Sopinka Library Nexus

How to Write a Journal Article: Tips and Tools

Posted on April 19, 2016

By Sarah Boon, Ph.D. If you’ve trained as a scientist, you know that part of the learning curve involves figuring out how to write a scientific...

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Filed Under: Science Communication Sarah Boon

Canadian Chemistry Matters: Celebrating 50 Years of Chemistry at the University of Calgary

Posted on April 14, 2016

At the Canadian Journal of Chemistry we’re proud to highlight the achievements of Canadian researchers to our international audience through...

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Filed Under: NRC Research Press

Introducing FACETS, a new open access, multidisciplinary science journal

Posted on April 12, 2016

By Dr. Jules Blais, Founding Editor-in-Chief, FACETS It is my distinct pleasure to introduce FACETS, an open access, multidisciplinary and...

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Drones and wildlife research — a new paradigm takes off

Posted on March 29, 2016

By Tyler Irving Thumbnail image: Drones like this quadcopter are increasingly being used by wildlife biologists to track animals more cheaply and...

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Filed Under: NRC Research Press Science News Tyler Irving

Ontario Exercise Physiology Conference 2016 Part 2: Is there life after graduation?

Posted on March 23, 2016

The Ontario Exercise Physiology Conference took place February 26th to 28th. Kirsten Bott attended the event and shares her takeaways in a two part...

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Filed Under: NRC Research Press APNM journal Science Careers Kirsten Bott

Meet the Editor: Dr. Phil Burton, Canadian Journal of Forest Research

Posted on March 22, 2016

On January 1, 2016, Dr. Phil Burton joined Dr. Tim Fahey as Co-Editor of the Canadian Journal of Forest Research. Phil, a Professor and Regional Chair...

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Filed Under: NRC Research Press Meet the Editor Scholarly Publishing

Ontario Exercise Physiology Conference 2016: Physiology Through the Lifespan and Aging Part 1

Posted on March 17, 2016

The Ontario Exercise Physiology Conference took place February 26th to 28th. Kirsten Bott attended the event and shares her takeaways in a two part...

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Filed Under: APNM journal Science Careers Kirsten Bott

Introducing FACETS: How Are We Different?

Posted on March 15, 2016

We’re gearing up to fully launch FACETS, a multidisciplinary open access science journal next month! As many of you know, submissions have been...

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Filed Under: FACETS Scholarly Publishing Open Access

Women in Science: Interview with Sarah Boon

Posted on March 8, 2016

Happy International Women’s Day (#IWD2016)! At Canadian Science Publishing (CSP), we publish Sarah Boon’s Women in Science blog series,...

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Filed Under: Science Careers Women in Science Sarah Boon Alt-Ac

Science Blogging 101

Posted on March 3, 2016

By Sarah Boon, Ph.D. Blogging has become a popular way for researchers to share their work. You likely have colleagues who blog about their research,...

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Filed Under: Science Communication Sarah Boon

Understanding the Ocean

Posted on February 23, 2016

By Kat Middleton I grew up on the northern shores of Lake Superior, nowhere near the ocean. The closest coastal community was well over 700 kilometres...

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Filed Under: Science Communication Making Waves

Women in Science: Dr. Imogen Coe

Posted on February 17, 2016

By Sarah Boon, Ph.D. This is the twelfth post in an ongoing series by Sarah Boon on Canadian women in science. Read through the archive to meet eleven...

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Filed Under: FACETS Women in Science Sarah Boon

Meet the Editor: Dr. Mark Brigham, Canadian Journal of Zoology

Posted on February 11, 2016

On January 1, 2016, Dr. R. Mark Brigham joined Dr. Helga Guderley as Co-Editor of the Canadian Journal of Zoology. Mark, a Professor at the...

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

Announcing the 2015 Outstanding Reviewers

Posted on February 1, 2016

Peer review is the backbone of scholarly publishing yet reviewers typically receive little recognition and few rewards for their efforts. If it were...

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Filed Under: NRC Research Press Scholarly Publishing