Science funding in Canada should include science communication

I have an op-ed up on the Science Borealis blog this week, about the federal government’s Naylor Report on fundamental science, and how we need funding for science communication to make the public more supportive of funding for science. Two reviews of Canadian science were released recently: the Naylor Report and the Global Young Academy…

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Wednesday on the Web 30 Aug: Hurricane Harvey edition

Today’s news is all about Hurricane Harvey, which caused major damage to Rockport and Port Aransas, and massive flooding in Houston and surrounding areas. There are many great stories out there about the weather, the flooding, the historical perspective, the record-breaking rain, the role of climate change, etc. I’ve collected a few about the flooding…

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