All News on 'The Twitter Times: micahvandegrift/openaccessnow' http://tweetedtimes.com/micahvandegrift/openaccessnow The Twitter Times is a real-time personalized newspaper generated from your Twitter account en-us Wed, 21 Aug 2019 06:05:14 +0000 Wed, 21 Aug 2019 06:05:14 +0000 <![CDATA[Fitting the mould – What the European Commission's second tender for an Open Research Publishing Platform tells us about the future of scholarly communication | Impact of Social Sciences]]> Wed, 21 Aug 2019 05:11:47 +0000 blogs.lse.ac.uk
The European Commission recently announced a second tender for its Open Research Publishing Platform, a venture designed to meet the publication requirements of Horizon 2020 and Horizon Europe fund…
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@scholarlykitchn: More on the EU’s platform tender — funding of €950 per article. blogs.lse.ac.uk/impactofsocial…
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<![CDATA[In Open Access’s Long Shadow – A view from the Humanities | Natale | 027.7 Zeitschrift für Bibliothekskultur / Journal for Library Culture]]> Wed, 21 Aug 2019 05:11:47 +0000 0277.ch
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@ronaldsnijder: In Open Access’s Long Shadow – A view from the Humanities 0277.ch/ojs/index.php/… [...] it is desirable that humanities scholars critically engage with #openaccess, including by calling into question both its key principles and implementations.
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<![CDATA[GitHub - uwdata/visualization-curriculum: A data visualization curriculum of interactive notebooks.]]> Wed, 21 Aug 2019 05:11:47 +0000 github.com
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@brandontlocke: Excited to share our #datavis notebook curriculum for learning visualization! Visual encoding, data transformation, interaction, maps, & more! Into Python? Here's Altair + Jupyter: github.com/uwdata/visuali… Prefer JavaScript? See Vega-Lite + @observablehq: observablehq.com/collection/@uw
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@mrgunn: Excited to share our #datavis notebook curriculum for learning visualization! Visual encoding, data transformation, interaction, maps, & more! Into Python? Here's Altair + Jupyter: github.com/uwdata/visuali… Prefer JavaScript? See Vega-Lite + @observablehq: observablehq.com/collection/@uw
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<![CDATA[Visualization Curriculum / UW Interactive Data Lab / Observable]]> Wed, 21 Aug 2019 05:11:47 +0000 observablehq.com
A data visualization curriculum of interactive notebooks, using Vega-Lite. / An Observable collection by UW Interactive Data Lab
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@brandontlocke: Excited to share our #datavis notebook curriculum for learning visualization! Visual encoding, data transformation, interaction, maps, & more! Into Python? Here's Altair + Jupyter: github.com/uwdata/visuali… Prefer JavaScript? See Vega-Lite + @observablehq: observablehq.com/collection/@uw
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@mrgunn: Excited to share our #datavis notebook curriculum for learning visualization! Visual encoding, data transformation, interaction, maps, & more! Into Python? Here's Altair + Jupyter: github.com/uwdata/visuali… Prefer JavaScript? See Vega-Lite + @observablehq: observablehq.com/collection/@uw
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<![CDATA[Webinar Registration - Zoom]]> Wed, 21 Aug 2019 05:11:47 +0000 zoom.us
Open science practices have the potential to greatly accelerate progress in scientific research if widely adopted, but individual action may not be enough to spur this change. Join us for a discussion about the policy improvements taking place at scientific institutions — journals, funders, and universities — that are leveling the playing field for how science is conducted. Advocating for these improvements requires coordinated action. ABOUT THE PANELISTS: David Mellor, Director of Policy Ini...
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@irynakuchma: The @OSFramework webinar series continue at 7 am ET this Thu 8/22 w/ a panel on #openscience institutional policy improvements. Register and tune in! bit.ly/2ZM1nWH
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@figshare: Open Science Webinar on advocating for change to level the playing field with @EvoMellor @TimoRoettger @xenia_sch @AidanCashin and @matthewbagg August 22: 7a EDT, 13.00 GMT+2 Register here: bit.ly/2ZM1nWH pic.twitter.com/U137VwNbAj
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<![CDATA[Facebook’s ‘clear history’ tool arrives with ambiguous data privacy controls - The Washington Post]]> Wed, 21 Aug 2019 05:11:47 +0000 washingtonpost.com
Facebook will allow users to see the mass of businesses, apps and other groups that collect data about them across the Web and pass it on to the social media giant — but the data won’t be deleted.
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@glynmoody: I am shock. Here is my shocked face. Very shock. twitter.com/JustinBrookman…
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@LibSkrat: Facebook has released its "Clear History" tool and --- surprise! --- it doesn't really clear history, or stop Facebook tracking you in the future. washingtonpost.com/technology/201…
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<![CDATA[Could Restorative Justice Fix the Internet?]]> Wed, 21 Aug 2019 05:11:47 +0000 nytimes.com - By CHARLIE WARZEL
Perhaps. But it relies on people being capable of shame, so …
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@mrgunn: I'm all for experiments, but... twitter.com/mrgunn/status/… twitter.com/coralproject/s…
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@brandontlocke: Eyyy my @onthemedia online restorative justice project with @linguangst is featured on the NYT homepage. Thanks, @cwarzel! nytimes.com/2019/08/20/opi… pic.twitter.com/KR246S5tWJ
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@brandontlocke: the worst part of being in the new york times is that i'm not "dr. blackwell" yet nytimes.com/2019/08/20/opi…
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<![CDATA[Scientists Have Been Underestimating the Pace of Climate Change - Scientific American Blog Network]]> Wed, 21 Aug 2019 05:11:47 +0000 blogs.scientificamerican.com
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@brembs: I always thought everybody in science knew the IPCC reports must be underestimating global warming precisely in order to reach a consensus. This is meant for people outside academia, right? twitter.com/rahmstorf/stat…
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@brembs: Climate skeptics and deniers have often accused scientists of exaggerating the threat of climate change, but the evidence shows that not only have they not exaggerated, they have underestimated. blogs.scientificamerican.com/observations/s…
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@glynmoody: Climate skeptics and deniers have often accused scientists of exaggerating the threat of climate change, but the evidence shows that not only have they not exaggerated, they have underestimated. blogs.scientificamerican.com/observations/s…
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<![CDATA[https://openpublishingawards.org/]]> Tue, 20 Aug 2019 21:24:54 +0000 openpublishingawards.org
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@OpenBookPublish: We are pleased to announce that nominations are open for the inaugural Open Publishing Awards! Nominate your favorite project now! openpublishingawards.org
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@glynmoody: 1/ The CoKo Foundation and Adam Hyde have launched openpublishingawards.org The "Open Publishing Awards is to promote and celebrate a wide variety of open projects in Publishing." Nominations are open for 1 month from August 19, 2019. " This is a very valuable initiative
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<![CDATA[Canada's election watchdog: ads saying climate change is real may break law / Boing Boing]]> Tue, 20 Aug 2019 21:24:54 +0000 boingboing.net - Rob Beschizza
The BBC reports that Canada's election watchdog claims that advertisements saying climate change is real may break the law, because it is a political opinion and "issue" advertising is partisan political activity. Canada has strict regulations on partisan advertising during the election period, whether they be from candidates, parties or third-party organisations. ... Keith Brooks, programme director for advocacy group Environmental Defence, says Elections Canada told him that because one candi.  show all text
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@dupuisj: Canada's election watchdog: ads saying climate change is real may break law boingboing.net/2019/08/20/can…
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@glynmoody: Canada's election watchdog: ads saying climate change is real may break law - boingboing.net/2019/08/20/can… #climatecrisis is not a matter of opinion; @ElectionsCan_E are irresponsible idiots
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<![CDATA[Historians' archival research looks quite different in the digital age]]> Tue, 20 Aug 2019 21:24:54 +0000 theconversation.com
As our societies lose paper trails and increasingly rely on digital information, historians, and their grasps of context, will become more important than ever.
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@brandontlocke: Scared of deepfakes and worried about our changing historical record? Given this dramatic transformation, historians are even more important than ever before thanks to our deep understanding of context and critical analysis. Read my latest at theconversation.com/historians-arc….
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@rbthisted: "Universities will need to incorporate new approaches to how they train #historians, either through historical programs or newly-emerging interdisciplinary programs in the digital #humanities." bit.ly/2L9X7KP
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<![CDATA[Last year, this coral reef was teeming with life. Now it's dying - and it's up to us to save it | World Economic Forum]]> Tue, 20 Aug 2019 21:24:54 +0000 weforum.org
Coral reefs are among the most biodiversity-rich places on earth - and they are dying off faster than we thought. We must act now to save them.
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@glynmoody: Sad but important: Last year, this coral reef was teeming with life. Now it's dying - and it's up to us to save it weforum.org/agenda/2019/08… via @wef
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@phylogenomics: Sad but important: Last year, this coral reef was teeming with life. Now it's dying - and it's up to us to save it weforum.org/agenda/2019/08… via @wef
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@phylogenomics: First #coral massive die-off in the South Atlantic. #bleaching survey conducted by @Gustavo_Duarte and Matheus Deocleciano in June-July 2019.@FrontMarineSci @Davos @phylogenomics @DiseaseMatters @UCDMicrobiome weforum.org/agenda/2019/08…
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<![CDATA[@BeyondDShadows: 'This is Sao Paulo today, 4PM. The cloud from the burning of Amazon rainforest in Rondonia, covered the city. Sao Paulo is 3300km (2052 miles) distant from Boa Vista. Athens is closer to London than Sao Paulo is to Boa Vista. Just to give you an idea of the damage. ']]> Tue, 20 Aug 2019 21:24:54 +0000 twitter.com
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@mrgunn: This is Sao Paulo today, 4PM. The cloud from the burning of Amazon rainforest in Rondonia, covered the city. Sao Paulo is 3300km (2052 miles) distant from Boa Vista. Athens is closer to London than Sao Paulo is to Boa Vista. Just to give you an idea of the damage. pic.twitter.com/rVVBFFxPZS
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@glynmoody: sickening; #bolsonaro is a criminal twitter.com/BeyondDShadows…
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<![CDATA[The Push to Replace Journal Supplements with Repositories | The Scientist Magazine®]]> Tue, 20 Aug 2019 21:24:54 +0000 the-scientist.com
Broken links, clunky formats, and outdated platforms have both authors and publishers turning to alternative solutions.
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@oatp: The Push to Replace Journal Supplements with Repositories | The Scientist Magazine® ift.tt/33ELaVP
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@rschon: It's all about data sharing: The Push to Replace Journal Supplements with Repositories by @DianaMKwon the-scientist.com/news-opinion/t…
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@digitalsci: The Push to Replace Journal Supplements with Repositories Broken links, clunky formats, and outdated platforms have both authors and publishers turning to alternative solutions. the-scientist.com/news-opinion/t… via @TheScientistLLC #openscience #opendata #openresearch
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@figshare: The Push to Replace Journal Supplements with Repositories Broken links, clunky formats, and outdated platforms have both authors and publishers turning to alternative solutions. the-scientist.com/news-opinion/t… via @TheScientistLLC #openscience #opendata #openresearch
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<![CDATA[Redefining standards in image data reporting: A new policy at PLOS ONE and PLOS Biology requires raw blot and gel image data | The Official PLOS Blog]]> Tue, 20 Aug 2019 21:24:54 +0000 blogs.plos.org - PLOS
Note: This blog was written by Renee Hoch, Senior Editor, Team Manager for PLOS ONE’s Publication Ethics Editorial team The integrity of image data in primary research articles has emerged as a major concern in publication ethics. Studies querying the frequency of image concerns have indicated that 4-25% of published research articles in the biomedical and life sciences may include unreported image splicing, duplications, and/or manipulations with potential repercussions for the reliability of .  show all text
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@scholarlykitchn: In an effort to strengthen the integrity and reproducibility of our published articles @plosone and @plosbiology are now requiring raw blot and gel image data. Read more on the Official PLOS Blog. blogs.plos.org/plos/2019/08/r…
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@mrgunn: In an effort to strengthen the integrity and reproducibility of our published articles @plosone and @plosbiology are now requiring raw blot and gel image data. Read more on the Official PLOS Blog. blogs.plos.org/plos/2019/08/r…
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@PLOSCompBiol: In an effort to strengthen the integrity and reproducibility of our published articles @plosone and @plosbiology are now requiring raw blot and gel image data. Read more on the Official PLOS Blog. blogs.plos.org/plos/2019/08/r…
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@PLOSONE: In an effort to strengthen the integrity and reproducibility of our published articles @plosone and @plosbiology are now requiring raw blot and gel image data. Read more on the Official PLOS Blog. blogs.plos.org/plos/2019/08/r…
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@PLOS: In an effort to strengthen the integrity and reproducibility of our published articles @plosone and @plosbiology are now requiring raw blot and gel image data. Read more on the Official PLOS Blog. blogs.plos.org/plos/2019/08/r…
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