Celebrating Dr. Bruce Dancik's Service to CSP

Posted on March 8, 2017

As many of you know, in the fall of 2016 our esteemed Executive Editor-in-Chief of 26 years, Dr. Bruce Dancik, retired. You can read the official...

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Filed Under: NRC Research Press Meet the Editor Scholarly Publishing

A primer on sigma factor regulation of gene expression

Posted on January 24, 2017

By Ryan Buensuceso, Ph.D. Genes are the basic element of living things, most of them carrying the information to make proteins from DNA through a...

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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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Filed Under: NRC Research Press Editors Choice Jeremiah Yarmie Applied Physiology Nutrition and Metabolism

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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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 Science Careers Kirsten Bott Applied Physiology Nutrition and Metabolism

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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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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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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The Importance of Stretching

Posted on December 8, 2015

If you have ever exercised or played sports you have most likely been told about the benefits of stretching. However, you wouldn’t be alone if...

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Filed Under: NRC Research Press Science News Applied Physiology Nutrition and Metabolism

Studying Plant Responses to Climate Change in the Arctic

Posted on November 9, 2015

Zoe Panchen and her co-author Root Gorelick recently published the fourth paper in our open access journal Arctic Science. Arctic Science publishes...

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Filed Under: NRC Research Press Science News Science Communication Arctic Science

Making Your Scientific Voice Heard: Communicating Science and Increasing the Impact of Your Research

Posted on November 5, 2015

By Susanna Fuller, Heather Grant, Julia K. Baum Who knows about your scientific discoveries? If the answer is only you, your co-authors, and your...

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Filed Under: NRC Research Press Science Communication CJFAS

The Great Northern Cod Comeback: A Q&A with George Rose

Posted on October 27, 2015

CSP’s Michael Donaldson recently had a chance to chat with Dr. George Rose, co-author of the article, “Northern cod comeback”...

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Filed Under: NRC Research Press Science News Michael Donaldson CJFAS

Learning More About the Conditions of Haida Gwaii 57,000 Years Ago

Posted on October 15, 2015

Optical dating along with a pollen and spore analysis cumulate in a study that brought together a biologist, two earth scientists and biological...

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Filed Under: NRC Research Press Canadian Journal of Earth Sciences

Congratulations to Nobel Prize Winner Arthur B. McDonald

Posted on October 06, 2015

By now you’ve probably all heard the exciting news that Canadian Arthur B. McDonald is the co-winner of the Nobel Prize in Physics. Dr. McDonald...

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Filed Under: NRC Research Press Science News

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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Effects of blueberry supplementation on functional mobility in older adults

Posted on May 13, 2015

Dr. Matthew A. Schrager and colleagues recently published a study on the effects of blueberry supplementation on measures of functional mobility in...

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Filed Under: NRC Research Press Scholarly Publishing Science News Applied Physiology Nutrition and Metabolism

It’s all about choice… when it comes to open access

Posted on April 14, 2015

“It’s all about choice” is the slogan for an ongoing campaign to improve understanding about how researchers can meet the open...

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Filed Under: NRC Research Press Scholarly Publishing Open Access Science News


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