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10,000 #OpenScience Tweets

Open Science - March 20, 2014 in Media, Research, Tools

We have collected 10,000+ tweets using the #openscience hashtag on Twitter, and invite volunteers to help analyse the data. The twelve most-retweeted tweets are embedded below.

Happily, just over 4,600 accounts have participated in the …

The Global Young Academy (GYA) embraces Open Science movement

Animesh Chatterjee - November 28, 2012 in Announcements, Media

PRESS RELEASE

Berlin, 22 November 2012

The Global Young Academy  today issued a position statement that identifies obstacles that currently stand in the way of giving free access to scientific results and data, and advocates ways forward that will transform …

Open Access Discussed on International Radio

Ross Mounce - August 20, 2012 in Media, Research

Last Friday (17/08/12), representing the Open Knowledge Foundation, I had the pleasure of discussing the new Research Councils UK (RCUK) plan for all UK publicly-funded research to be published Open Access, on a special half hour Voice of Russia

Sir John Sulston Interview on BBC Radio 4

Jenny Molloy - December 8, 2011 in Media

Sir John Sulston (PLoS CC-BY 2.5)

The BBC have recently profiled the lives of various scientists in a Radio 4 series ‘Living the Scientific Life’. The latest episode featured John Sulston, a strong advocate and supporter of open data in …

Open Research Reports Trailer

Jenny Molloy - November 9, 2011 in events, Media

Find out what Open Research Reports are about and why they’re needed:

Open Research Reports: Making data available to everyone from Open Knowledge Foundation on Vimeo.

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