Monthly Archives: December 2016

Against all odds: The story of an inspirational scientist

One of my retirement activities is to read for pleasure. As a professor at the University of Northern BC, I simply had little appetite for reading on my spare time. Now I once again enjoy losing myself in various stories, … Continue reading

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Invisible aliens among us

A few weeks ago I attended a talk by Dr. Sarah Dudas at the Vancouver Island University (VIU). She was discussing the impact of shellfish farming on biodiversity. In one of her first slides, she put up four or six … Continue reading

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