Kaitlin Thaney is the Director of Mozillas Science Lab and an open science advocate. Her work in this space began with John Wilbanks building the science wing of Creative Commons (formerly known as Science Commons). Their focus was on crafting the infrastructure, policy and advocacy for Open Access and sharing data on the web.
Ask anyone in the open source science movement what it's all about, and you're likely to come back to the word that's right there in its name: "open." Open source science is all about open access. To research methods. To data. To scholarly publications.
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Written by: William Atkins | Published in: UNI-verseBill Nye the Science Guy has been in the news lately talking about religion and science. He says he is not attacking religion, only wanting religious people with creationist views to let their children decide for themselves. What should we take from his words?
Hello my name is Marcus. I'm 16 year's old And I am studying Electrical Science. I'm somewhat a new linux user. Been using ubuntu for some time and linux mint. But always went back to windows off some reasons i can' not explain because I don't know why .. heh .. On my spare time I'm programming. Currently learning C, and sooner or later going over to C++.
It's a damn shame that articles like this have to be written. Computer Science should be a graduation requirement or, at the very least, count toward high school graduation math or science requirements.
Unfortunately, according to code.org, 9 out of 10 schools dont even offer computer programming classes.
Written by: Peter Dinham | Published in: ScienceA new approach to science education, involving the establishment of a new university-based science organisation, will use the National Broadband Network (NBN) to facilitate the engagement of high school students across the country in emerging fields such as nanotechnology, astrophysics and pharmaceuticals.