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.
Harvey Mudd is known as one of the most elite science, engineering and mathematics colleges in the world. But historically, its computer science department hasn’t exactly been known as a paragon of gender diversity — in 2006, only 10 percent of Harvey Mudd’s computer science majors were female.
But under Dr.
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“In the Studio” kicks off the fall season by hosting a data scientist who, originally trained in mathematics and physics, worked his way through the Valley through a variety of analytics and research engineering positions before landing a spot in one of the consumer web’s most data-driven compani
Introducing the Mozilla Science Lab We[he]#8217[/he]re excited to announce the launch of the Mozilla Science Lab, a new initiative that will help researchers around the world use the open web to shape science[he]#8217[/he]s future. Scientists created the web [he]#8212[/he] but [he]#8230[/he] Continue reading
TechCrunch has written quite a bit about Science, the Los Angeles-based startup “studio” that’s helping to create and grow some of the more interesting companies on the tech scene today.
So when a few of us TechCrunch TV folks were in L.A.
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?
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.
The biggest science story to hit the mainstream media in the last year was of course the big switch on at CERN. What made it such a great story for me was not just the sheer and audacious enormity of the enterprise or the humbling nobility of the colossal experiment but the story behind the story.
Republicans have not had a friendly relationship with science these past few months: crazy theories about rape, attacking climate scientists, and referring to evolution as “lies straight from the pit of Hell.” Just yesterday, 2016 Republican presidential contender, Marco Rubio, made headlines for refusing to answer how old he thinks the Earth is, sparking widespread concern over anothe