What types of science information should be included in... more »
Here are a couple of suggestions.
1.) Gather commitments from other societies (e.g. AGU, EGU, GSA, Geoscience World) to join with the ESIP Preprint Cluster as an initial advisory board (deadline: October)
2.) Generate by-laws and initial set of tasks for advisory... more »
But, what does that governance team... more »
An Earth Science preprint system needs to:
1.) Accept null result papers that are not currently being accepted elsewhere
2.) Capture less formal types of publications - e.g. best... more »
* Benevolent founder & director, e.g., Craig Newmark (Craigslist), Linux Torvalds (Linux) and crowdfunded projects.
* Open... more »
todays attempts like academia.edu and research gate it seems to me are failing
coupled to this is the problem that we havent developed yet how to create... more »
one of the obstacles is that our educational systems are built around the idea of the individual genius- and not a group of people who display genius
i... more »
A prototype experiment of Mozilla Science Lab, BioMed Central, PLoS and ORCID to show how noting code and data contributions affect researcher motivations.
Key findings (order edited)
Cutting fees while protecting university funding would increase the deficit and the long-run taxpayer contribution, but would also increase flexibility.
Large fee cuts would reverse recent changes and increase both deficit spending and the long-run taxpayer contribution... more »