Newtonian Physics, Dubious DNA, and Killing Bambi

Posted on August 25, 2016

By Dick Bourgeois-Doyle You’d think I was plotting to kill and eat Bambi. “Why would you do that?” they said. “Leave it alone....

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2016 Applied Physiology, Nutrition, and Metabolism Undergraduate Research Excellence Awards

Posted on August 23, 2016

We are pleased to announce the winners of the 2016 Applied Physiology, Nutrition, and Metabolism (APNM) Undergraduate Research Excellence Awards. This...

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Editors’ Choice for CJFR, CJC, and CGJ – August 2016

Posted on August 18, 2016

by Jeremiah Yarmie Each month, the Editors of many of our journals highlight noteworthy articles with an Editors’ Choice selection. These...

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Editors’ Choice for APNM and Genome – August 2016

Posted on August 16, 2016

by Jeremiah Yarmie Each month, the Editors of many of our journals highlight noteworthy articles with an Editors’ Choice selection. These...

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Using Caffeine as a Performance Enhancer: A Q&A with APNM Editor Terry Graham

Posted on August 5, 2016

A recent Wall Street Journal article highlighted the use of caffeine as a performance enhancer by professional athletes. With the 2016 summer Olympics...

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Meet the Editor: Dr. Kari Dunfield, Canadian Journal of Microbiology

Posted on August 5, 2016

by Jeremiah Yarmie On July 1st, 2016, the Canadian Journal of Microbiology welcomed Drs. Kari Dunfield and Chris Yost as the journal’s new...

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Studies on Animals Eating from the Canadian Journal of Zoology

Posted on August 4, 2016

By Jeremiah Yarmie Good food is often hard to find—the most nutritious things to eat are usually the hardest to acquire. As a result, animals...

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No Respect for the Spineless: A Dramatic Bias Against Invertebrate Species in Conservation Science

Posted on July 27, 2016

A new paper published in FACETS investigates the conservation science literature to identify trends and bias in the amount of research conducted on...

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Volunteering With Your Scientific Society

Posted on July 25, 2016

by Sarah Boon, Ph.D. If you’re an academic scientist, your annual performance is assessed largely based on three criteria: research, teaching,...

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Editors’ Choice for CJZ, CJFAS, and CGJ – July 2016

Posted on July 20, 2016

By Jeremiah Yarmie Each month, the Editors of many of our journals highlight noteworthy articles with an Editors’ Choice selection. These...

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Editors’ Choice for Botany – July 2016

Posted on July 18, 2016

by Jeremiah Yarmie Each month, the Editors of many of our journals highlight noteworthy articles with an Editors’ Choice selection. These...

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Show the World How You Creatively Share Your Science… and Win!

Posted on July 14, 2016

Introducing the #CreativeFACETS Twitter Contest At CSP we’re always interested in learning about the creative ways researchers share their...

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Channel Your Inner Artist at the Library

Posted on July 11, 2016

By Natalie Sopinka Libraries on university campuses are so much more than a quiet place to study. I, a scientist, am quickly learning all a library has...

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Highlighting Two Recent Papers in Botany

Posted on July 5, 2016

By Jeremiah Yarmie This blog post profiles two articles recently published in Botany. They take you from mourning a declining lichen species on the...

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Outstanding Reviewers 2015 for our Agriculture Journals!

Posted on June 29, 2016

Earlier this year, we announced our Outstanding Reviewers for 2015, which featured exceptional individuals who conducted peer-reviews for 14 of CSP...

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Announcing the 2016 Canadian Society for Civil Engineering Technical Paper Awards

Posted on June 27, 2016

by Jeremiah Yarmie The 2016 Canadian Society for Civil Engineering (CSCE) Annual Conference was held earlier this month in London, Ontario. At the...

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Updating Physical Employment Standards: A Scientific Approach

Posted on June 22, 2016

Applied Physiology, Nutrition, and Metabolism recently published a special issue on the best practices in physical employment standards (PES). Those...

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Editors’ Choice – June 2016

Posted on June 20, 2016

by Jeremiah Yarmie Each month, the Editors of many of our journals highlight noteworthy articles with an Editors’ Choice selection. These...

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