Unleash your inner writer – Enter our first-ever lay science writing competition

Unleash your inner writer – Enter our first-ever lay science writing competition Transplantation Organs and Tissues Plasma Stem Cells Transfusion Blood Thursday, November 15, 2018 Jenny Ryan Use plain language to tell the story of your research in blood, plasma, stem cells or organs & tissues. Call for submissions – Deadline: January 18, 2019 Theme: Research that matters! We’re excited to announce the launch of Canadian Blood Services’ first-ever Lay Science Writing Competition. We’ve connected…

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You’re all invited to our 5th birthday: Be immortalized in the Science Borealis logo.

Science Borealis was formed on November 22, 2013! On November 2, 2014, we officially incorporated under the Canada Not-for-Profit Corporations Act. Each year, we try to find new and inventive ways to celebrate our birthday with our members, network and wider audiences. On our first anniversary, we held a blog carnival and last year we celebrated […]

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Statistical Inference as Severe Testing: How to Get Beyond the Statistics Wars (book review)

Statistical Inference as Severe Testing: How to Get Beyond the Statistics Wars, by Deborah G. Mayo.  Cambridge University Press, 2018. If there’s one thing we can all agree on about statistics, it’s that there are very few things we all agree on about statistics.  The “statistics wars” that Deborah Mayo would like to help us […]

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A Beautiful Week In Space

With how busy our everyday lives can get, it’s quite easy to forget about what is going on around us, let alone what is going on above us. But over the past week and a bit, there have been many stunning discoveries in Space. Today’s post offers a quick recap of some phenomenal discoveries. Juno [...] Read More The post A Beautiful Week In Space appeared first on Schrodinger's Cat.

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