Margaret Munro is a Canadian journalist writing on science and the environment for print and digital media. Her recent work has appeared in Canadian Geographic, The Globe and Mail and Scientific American.
Margaret built her career writing for Postmedia, which syndicated her stories to daily newspapers from Vancouver to Montreal. She covered space launches from Cape Canaveral, the impacts of extreme climate change from the Canadian Arctic and revealed how Prime Minister Stephen Harper’s government was muzzling federal scientists.
Margaret’s honors include awards and citations from the Canadian Association of Journalists, Canada’s World Press Freedom Committee and the Governor General’s Michener Award Foundation. She has taught science journalism at the University of B.C. and served for several years on the board of the Canadian Science Writers’ Association and the Editorial Advisory Committee of the Science Media Centre of Canada.