All News on 'The Twitter Times: micahvandegrift/openaccessnow' https://tweetedtimes.com/micahvandegrift/openaccessnow The Twitter Times is a real-time personalized newspaper generated from your Twitter account en-us Tue, 20 Apr 2021 07:00:50 +0000 Tue, 20 Apr 2021 07:00:50 +0000 <![CDATA[@MassaOrganics: 'It’s grazing season! We have too much feed for our own flock of sheep, so we’re borrowing this flock of black faced dorpers. Sheep are walking fermentation tanks, & their poop is full of good bacteria to inoculate our soil with life to help cycle nutrients & grow crops ']]> Tue, 20 Apr 2021 06:53:53 +0000 twitter.com
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@phylogenomics: It’s grazing season! We have too much feed for our own flock of sheep, so we’re borrowing this flock of black faced dorpers. Sheep are walking fermentation tanks, & their poop is full of good bacteria to inoculate our soil with life to help cycle nutrients & grow crops pic.twitter.com/a89BREVRl9
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<![CDATA[Rod Serling: Where Do Ideas Come From? (1972) | Open Culture]]> Tue, 20 Apr 2021 06:53:53 +0000 openculture.com
Rod Serling, the American screenwriter & television producer best known for The Twilight Zone, fielded questions from students about the whole art of writing for television. Open Culture, openculture.com
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@openculture: Rod Serling: Where Do Ideas Come From? (1972) openculture.com/2010/01/rod_se… pic.twitter.com/JgBVLPMROW
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<![CDATA[Ted Nugent Tests Positive for COVID-19]]> Tue, 20 Apr 2021 06:53:53 +0000 consequence.net
In an ironic twist of fate, Ted Nugent has been diagnosed with the very virus he previously blasted as fake.
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@dupuisj: COVID-19 denier Ted Nugent has tested positive for COVID-19: cos.lv/D1h230rF5E1 pic.twitter.com/pes0nJjaNq
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<![CDATA[@neilfws: 'incoming data... ']]> Tue, 20 Apr 2021 06:53:53 +0000 twitter.com
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@neilfws: incoming data... pic.twitter.com/oLfmJBKNlL
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<![CDATA[The effect of omega-3 fatty acid supplementation on clinical and biochemical parameters of critically ill patients with COVID-19: a randomized clinical trial | Journal of Translational Medicine | Full Text]]> Tue, 20 Apr 2021 06:53:53 +0000 translational-medicine.biomedcentral.com
Omega-3 polyunsaturated fatty acids (n3-PUFAs) may exert beneficial effects on the immune system of patients with viral infections. This paper aimed to examine the effect of n3-PUFA supplementation on inflammatory and biochemical markers in critically ill patients with COVID-19. A double-blind, randomized clinical trial study was conducted on 128 critically ill patients infected with COVID-19 who were randomly assigned to the intervention (fortified formula with n3-PUFA) (n = 42) and control (n...
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@BioMedCentral: A study published in the Journal of Translational Medicine reports that Omega-3 supplementation improves the levels of several parameters of respiratory and renal function in critically ill patients with COVID-19. bit.ly/3gnIsg4
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<![CDATA[Publishers Are Using E-books to Extort Schools and Libraries]]> Tue, 20 Apr 2021 06:53:53 +0000 thedailybeast.com
The big publishers’ ultimate goal is to turn e-books into assets that libraries and schools can only rent, and never own. The stakes couldn’t be higher.
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@researchremix: “I don’t think parents understand that what their children are learning is based on the decisions of publishers.” thedailybeast.com/publishers-are…
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@LibSkrat: “I don’t think parents understand that what their children are learning is based on the decisions of publishers.” thedailybeast.com/publishers-are…
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@brandontlocke: “I don’t think parents understand that what their children are learning is based on the decisions of publishers.” thedailybeast.com/publishers-are…
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@LibSkrat: New piece from Executive Director @little_wow in @thedailybeast on how big publishers are taking advantage of school districts by charging top dollar for #ebooks they're forced to rent, not own. Read more ����1/ thedailybeast.com/publishers-are…
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@oatp: Publishers Are Using E-books to Extort Schools and Libraries ift.tt/3anGAQy
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<![CDATA[Do we really still need to wear masks outside?]]> Tue, 20 Apr 2021 01:55:30 +0000 slate.com
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@ejwillingham: I must agree. I am generally a hawk about maintaining rules with a clear benefit. Outdoor masking has notable costs and really no evidence of benefits slate.com/technology/202…
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@dupuisj: This is a helpful story, though it’s important to clarify upfront that what is being discussed here is “you don’t need a mask to pass people on the sidewalk”. Close contact situations outside are different. slate.com/technology/202…
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<![CDATA[SurveyMonkey Powered Online Survey]]> Mon, 19 Apr 2021 23:08:36 +0000 surveymonkey.co.uk
Web survey powered by SurveyMonkey.com. Create your own online survey now with SurveyMonkey's expert certified FREE templates.
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@jmclenna: Does publishing in science and medicine need to change? This short survey is an opportunity for you to voice your opinions about research culture and research communication, helping shape what we do �� twitter.com/eLife/status/1…
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@eLife: Our 7th annual survey is now open �� Take 10 minutes to tell us what you think about us and the work we’re doing to change research culture and communication: surveymonkey.co.uk/r/V63LTZF pic.twitter.com/LnkaDmCEnj
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<![CDATA[Publishers Are Using E-books to Extort Schools and Libraries]]> Mon, 19 Apr 2021 23:08:36 +0000 thedailybeast.com
The big publishers’ ultimate goal is to turn e-books into assets that libraries and schools can only rent, and never own. The stakes couldn’t be higher.
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@brandontlocke: "The big publishers’ ultimate goal is to turn e-books into assets that libraries and schools can only rent, and never own. The stakes couldn’t be higher," explains Jennie Rose Halperin. trib.al/SP8jBwf
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@creativecommons: Must-read piece by our friend @little_wow of @library_futures �� twitter.com/thedailybeast/…
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<![CDATA[@NASAPersevere: 'Today I witnessed history. Now you can too. You’re watching video of the #MarsHelicopter’s first flight – a true “Wright brothers” moment. Watch it all unfold: ✅ Spin-up ✅ Takeoff ✅ Hover ✅ Turn ✅ Landing Read more: https://t.co/FIsf5RfHGj ']]> Mon, 19 Apr 2021 23:08:36 +0000 twitter.com - NASA's Perseverance Mars Rover
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@eperlste: Today I witnessed history. Now you can too. You’re watching video of the #MarsHelicopter’s first flight – a true “Wright brothers” moment. Watch it all unfold: ✅ Spin-up ✅ Takeoff ✅ Hover ✅ Turn ✅ Landing Read more: go.nasa.gov/3edNn0u pic.twitter.com/hucsBY2RDE
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@mbeisen: One small flight for a drone, one giant leap for Cylon kind. twitter.com/NASAPersevere/…
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<![CDATA[NASA's Ingenuity Mars Helicopter Succeeds in Historic First Flight – NASA’s Mars Exploration Program]]> Mon, 19 Apr 2021 23:08:36 +0000 mars.nasa.gov
The small rotorcraft made history, hovering above Jezero Crater, demonstrating that powered, controlled flight on another planet is possible.
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@eperlste: Today I witnessed history. Now you can too. You’re watching video of the #MarsHelicopter’s first flight – a true “Wright brothers” moment. Watch it all unfold: ✅ Spin-up ✅ Takeoff ✅ Hover ✅ Turn ✅ Landing Read more: go.nasa.gov/3edNn0u pic.twitter.com/hucsBY2RDE
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@mbeisen: One small flight for a drone, one giant leap for Cylon kind. twitter.com/NASAPersevere/…
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<![CDATA[Welcome to a new ERA of reproducible publishing | Labs | eLife]]> Mon, 19 Apr 2021 19:29:55 +0000 elifesciences.org
New open-source technology lets eLife authors publish Executable Research Articles that treat live code and data as first-class citizens.
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@mrgunn: It's way past time, but innovators should keep @neuromusic's @Quora answer from 10 years ago in mind: qr.ae/pGIPPs twitter.com/eLife/status/1…
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@eLife: Think it's time for the academic web to move beyond PDFs? Executable Research Articles take advantage of the latest web technologies to treat code and data as first-class citizens. Find out more ⬇️ elifesciences.org/labs/dc5acbde/…
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<![CDATA[India’s health system has collapsed | Hindustan Times]]> Mon, 19 Apr 2021 19:29:55 +0000 hindustantimes.com
As human tragedy unfolds, there is a shortage of everything — oxygen, drugs, beds, vaccines, even cremation space
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@glynmoody: This is what overwhelming hospitals look like. Families told to find oxygen from private entities. hindustantimes.com/opinion/indias…
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@phylogenomics: This is what overwhelming hospitals look like. Families told to find oxygen from private entities. hindustantimes.com/opinion/indias…
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<![CDATA[@Ebru_Soyuyuce: '11 Focus Group Training on Open Science “Turkey in Horizon 2020 Phase II” Technical Assistance Project. 19-20 April 2021 @EU_H2020 @elli_lib @irynakuchma, Alessia Bardi,@turkgultekin, Argiro Kokogiannaki, Emilie Hermans, Manolis Terrovitis ']]> Mon, 19 Apr 2021 12:19:25 +0000 twitter.com
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@OpenAIRE_eu: 11 Focus Group Training on Open Science “Turkey in Horizon 2020 Phase II” Technical Assistance Project. 19-20 April 2021 @EU_H2020 @elli_lib @irynakuchma, Alessia Bardi,@turkgultekin, Argiro Kokogiannaki, Emilie Hermans, Manolis Terrovitis pic.twitter.com/EKbyMHK617
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@irynakuchma: 11 Focus Group Training on Open Science “Turkey in Horizon 2020 Phase II” Technical Assistance Project. 19-20 April 2021 @EU_H2020 @elli_lib @irynakuchma, Alessia Bardi,@turkgultekin, Argiro Kokogiannaki, Emilie Hermans, Manolis Terrovitis pic.twitter.com/EKbyMHK617
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<![CDATA[@UCTLibrary_SC: 'A message from @UCTLibrary Executive Director Ujala Satgoor on the fire that devastated the Reading Room of the Jagger Library where @UCTLibrary_SC situated. ']]> Mon, 19 Apr 2021 09:15:13 +0000 twitter.com
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@RLUK_David: Horrible pictures. But at least no lives lost and the hope of encouraging news about some of the collections pending a full assessment twitter.com/UCTLibrary_SC/…
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@wendycr_: A message from @UCTLibrary Executive Director Ujala Satgoor on the fire that devastated the Reading Room of the Jagger Library where @UCTLibrary_SC situated. pic.twitter.com/yj8c9NbA7O
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@rmounce: A message from @UCTLibrary Executive Director Ujala Satgoor on the fire that devastated the Reading Room of the Jagger Library where @UCTLibrary_SC situated. pic.twitter.com/yj8c9NbA7O
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