Journalists’ resources for covering COVID-19

We are compiling resources to help you cover the COVID-19 pandemic and the rapidly changing information that is emerging on this topic.

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For your reference: Canadian COVID-19 academic experts

We’ve compiled this list of Canadian experts to help facilitate your coverage of the pandemic and related, emerging research.

July 28, 2020 | SMCC Heads Up

Loss of wild bees limiting crops | This week’s science news from Canada | July 28, 2020 | SMCC Heads Up – Embargoed and recently published research with a Canadian focus, curated by SMCC for science journalists.

July 14, 2020 | SMCC Heads Up

Wolf cull not helping caribou | Our picks of the latest, coolest Canadian science news | July 14, 2020 | SMCC Heads Up – Embargoed and recently published research with a Canadian focus, curated by SMCC for science journalists.

June 30, 2020 | SMCC Heads Up

New hit sparrow song | Warm fish-roe woes | Early ochre mines | June 30, 2020 | SMCC Heads Up – Embargoed and recently published research with a Canadian focus, curated by SMCC for science journalists.

June 23, 2020 | SMCC Heads Up

Low ice on High Arctic lake | Early spring spider | June 23, 2020 | SMCC Heads Up – Embargoed and recently published research with a Canadian focus, curated by SMCC for science journalists.

June 16, 2020 | SMCC Heads Up

Arctic microplastics | Soft dino eggs | June 16, 2020 | SMCC Heads Up – Embargoed and recently published research with a Canadian focus, curated by SMCC for science journalists.

June 9, 2020 | SMCC Heads Up

COVID-19 gene tests | Sea otter benefits | This week’s COVID-19 updates | June 9, 2020 | SMCC Heads Up – Embargoed and recently published research with a Canadian focus, curated by SMCC for science journalists.

June 2, 2020 | SMCC Heads Up

Dino diet | Zoo & aquarium research | More COVID-19 research updates | June 2, 2020 | SMCC Heads Up – Embargoed and recently published research with a Canadian focus, curated by SMCC for science journalists.

May 26, 2020 | SMCC Heads Up

Hotsprings of extinction | Reducing emergency bowel-cancer surgeries  | More Canadian COVID-19 news | May 26, 2020 | SMCC Heads Up – Embargoed and recently published research with a Canadian focus, curated by SMCC for science journalists.

May 19, 2020 | SMCC Heads Up

COVID carbon | No snow no mo’ | Invader routes | More Canadian COVID-19 news | May 19, 2020 | SMCC Heads Up – Embargoed and recently published research with a Canadian focus, curated by SMCC for science journalists.

May 12, 2020 | SMCC Heads Up

Speed-walking T.rex | Springtime frosts | Canadian COVID-19 news update | May 12, 2020 | SMCC Heads Up – Embargoed and recently published research with a Canadian focus, curated by SMCC for science journalists.

May 5, 2020 | SMCC Heads Up

Extraterrestrials | Vaping gains | COVID-19 updates from Canada | May 5, 2020 | SMCC Heads Up – Embargoed and recently published research with a Canadian focus, curated by SMCC for science journalists.

April 28, 2020 | SMCC Heads Up

Horned-dino intermediary | Drunk elephants | This week’s Canadian COVID-19 science updates | April 28, 2020 | SMCC Heads Up – Embargoed and recently published research with a Canadian focus, curated by SMCC for science journalists.

April 21, 2020 | SMCC Heads Up

Pandemic research standards | Habitat for narwhals | This week’s Canadian COVID-19 science updates | April 21, 2020 | SMCC Heads Up – Embargoed and recently published research with a Canadian focus, curated by SMCC for science journalists.

April 14, 2020 | SMCC Heads Up

Viral dogs | Lake-bottom carbon boosts | The week’s Canadian COVID-19 science updates | April 14, 2020 | SMCC Heads Up – Embargoed and recently published research with a Canadian focus, curated by SMCC for science journalists.

April 7, 2020 | SMCC Heads Up

Triassic gas | Flu prediction | Canadian COVID-19 news | April 7, 2020 | SMCC Heads Up – Embargoed and recently published research with a Canadian focus, curated by SMCC for science journalists.

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