Daily Archives: October 7, 2013

Open access to scientific knowledge has reached its tipping point

A recent study funded by the European Commission and undertaken by analysts at Science-Metrix, a Montreal-based company that assessesscience and technology organizations, has concluded that half of all published academic papers become freely available in no more than two years. … Continue reading

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Why We Collaborate

Mass collaboration is the theme of this excellent TED Radio Hour. “The Internet as a tool allows for really brilliant people to do things that they weren’t really able to do in the past.” — Jimmy Wales. “The world has … Continue reading

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