Meet the Editor: Dr. Craig Lake, Canadian Geotechnical Journal

Posted on June 28, 2017

The Canadian Geotechnical Journal is proud to have Dr. Craig Lake join the Editorial Board as Co-Editor. Dr. Lake and his students study waste...

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Filed Under: Meet the Editor Canadian Geotechnical Journal

Science Communicators, Get Your GIF On

Posted on June 21, 2017

By Kat Middleton The first animated GIF I ever made was a flaming red danger sign. The year was 1997, and I’d just started my own graphic design...

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Filed Under: Science Communication Kat Middleton

If You’re Going to Take a Break From Sitting, Make it Count

Posted on June 16, 2017

As you begin to read this blog post, consider how long you have been sitting for. When was the last time you got up to talk to a colleague or use the...

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Filed Under: Science News Applied Physiology Nutrition and Metabolism

Women in Physics: Dr. Shohini Ghose

Posted on June 14, 2017

This post is part of an ongoing series by Jenny Kliever about women in physics who have inspired others and contributed to the field in unique and...

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Filed Under: Women in Science Canadian Journal of Physics Jenny Kliever

Canada’s Softwood Lumber Trade: Past, Present, and Future

Posted on June 9, 2017

By Alice Palmer On April 28, 2017, the US Department of Commerce placed a countervailing duty of about 20% on Canadian softwood lumber entering the...

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Filed Under: Science Policy

Given a Second Chance Rejected DNA Reveals a New Order of Microscopic Red Algae

Posted on June 6, 2017

A new species, genus, family, and order of red algae were recently described in Botany. Marine biologist Gary Saunders shares the story of this...

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Filed Under: Science News Botany

Are Drones Affecting Canadian Airspace Safety?

Posted on June 1, 2017

From surveying migrating caribou to capturing memories of your family vacation, drones are becoming commonplace in the field and home. In a new study...

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Filed Under: Science News Journal of Unmanned Vehicle Systems

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