Women in Science: Bernadette Conant

Posted on December 13, 2017

By Sarah Boon, PhD At 55 years of age, Bernadette Conant frequently tells people, "I still don’t know what I want to be when I grow up." It&rsquo...

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Jennifer Lee: APNM Undergraduate Research Excellence Award Winner

Posted on December 8, 2017

Canadian Science Publishing sponsors the Applied Physiology, Nutrition, and Metabolism Undergraduate Research Excellence Awards, which are awarded in...

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New Fossil Fish Discoveries and "Deep Time" Climate Change in the Canadian Arctic

Posted on December 5, 2017

By Michael D. Gottfried, Michigan State University Despite the escalating impacts of climate change, today’s Canadian Arctic is still an ...

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Filed Under: Science News Arctic Science

Tristan Dorey: APNM Undergraduate Research Excellence Award Winner

Posted on November 30, 2017

Canadian Science Publishing sponsors the Applied Physiology, Nutrition, and Metabolism Undergraduate Research Excellence Awards, which are awarded in...

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Robyn Madden: APNM Undergraduate Research Excellence Award Winner

Posted on November 22, 2017

Canadian Science Publishing sponsors the Applied Physiology, Nutrition, and Metabolism Undergraduate Research Excellence Awards, which are awarded in...

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Women in Physics: Dr. Renee Horton

Posted on November 20, 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

Mind the (Detection) Gap: Tracking Fish Across Coral Reef Habitats

Posted on November 14, 2017

The location of fishes can be tracked using underwater listening stations. But is the detection of electronically tagged fish by these stations equal...

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The Hidden Life of Trees, by Peter Wohlleben

Posted on November 13, 2017

By Erin Zimmerman, PhD Walking through a quiet forest setting, the landscape can seem so peaceful and static that it's hard to even imagine the flurry...

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Filed Under: Science Communication Erin Zimmerman

Considerations for Mentoring an Undergraduate

Posted on November 7, 2017

By Erin Zimmerman, PhD One of the best ways to both give of your time and improve your teaching skills as a graduate student, post-doc, or early-career...

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Filed Under: Science Careers Erin Zimmerman

Understanding Interactions Between Anglers and Fish

Posted on October 31, 2017

Anglers use nets to land fish and fisheries scientists use networks to study the relationships between resource consumers and...

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The Science Writers’ Handbook, Writers of SciLance

Posted on October 24, 2017

By Sarah Boon, PhD Are you a science writer, or do you hope to be one someday? The Science Writers' Handbook should be the first book you buy. Written...

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Filed Under: Science Communication Sarah Boon

Women in Physics: Dr. Diane Nalini de Kerckhove

Posted on October 19, 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

Nick Preobrazenski: APNM Undergraduate Research Excellence Award Winner

Posted on October 16, 2017

Canadian Science Publishing sponsors the Applied Physiology, Nutrition, and Metabolism Undergraduate Research Excellence Awards, which are awarded in...

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Another System Troubled by Age—Even Healthy Older Adults Can’t Handle the Heat

Posted on October 12, 2017

A new study published in Applied Physiology, Nutrition, and Metabolism by researchers from the Universities of Ottawa, Calgary, Sherbrooke, and...

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How to Create a Professional Website: A Guide for Academics

Posted on October 11, 2017

By Erin Zimmerman, PhD If you’re in the academic job market these days, or plan to be in the future, you’ve probably given some thought to...

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Filed Under: Science Communication Science Careers Erin Zimmerman

Fishways, Fragmentation, and Imperiled Great Plains Fishes

Posted on October 5, 2017

Passages built beside dams to allow trout and salmon to continue moving upstream are common mitigation tools but do these structures work for little...

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Filed Under: Science News CJFAS

Caroline Anderson: APNM Undergraduate Research Excellence Award Winner

Posted on October 2, 2017

Canadian Science Publishing sponsors the Applied Physiology, Nutrition, and Metabolism Undergraduate Research Excellence Awards, which are awarded in...

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Fido, Fluffy, and Wildlife Conservation: The Impact of Pets on the Environment

Posted on September 27, 2017

Domesticated cats and dogs are intertwined with modern society influencing both their owners and the environment. Researchers from Carleton University...

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