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β€œI passionately believe that science - all this wonderful knowledge that humans have come together to create - should be open to everyone.”

β€” Prof. Alice Roberts

Majority of the European Parliament welcomes the Commission's intention to oblige e-mail, messaging and chat providers to search all private messages for allegedly illegal material and report to the police (#chatcontrol) by 580:76:37.

πŸ“„ An overview of open standards in scientific publishing in the context of and

Overview of 102 standards and specifications, organized into ten categories. Essential ones were selected by defining an open standard for scholarly publishing as an uniformly documented, widely accepted and used, openly accessible / extensible specification that is applied to the creation, description, production, and dissemination […]

πŸ“š Die bietet aktuell, im Rahmen von " macht FreuNde", eine interessante - zum Thema "Mathematik trifft " auf an.

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Visualization of climate change, deforestation, urbanization and much more!

Melting glaciers and dwindling forests ... Google's latest feature, , is an eye opening tool, that provides visual clues of how much has changed due to and behaviour.

Removing elements such as clouds and shadows, they created a vivid time-lapse from footage taken since 1984.

Great hint from: @DigitalOffgrider

Make the message clear! Biology suffers from #jargon proliferation and overuse of not universally understood concepts. #science #biology
πŸ“„ MartΓ­nez & Mammola (2021) Specialized terminology reduces the number of citations of scientific papers. Proceedings of the Royal Society B: Biological Sciences 288:20202581

πŸ“„ OpenSource Carbon Footprint Estimator: Development and University Declination

Centrale Nantes, a French university, initiated a low carbon transition with the calculation of its 2018 footprint.

Based on an national simulator (Nos Gestes Climat) proposed by ABC and ADEME.

Data , accurate explanations and a variety of actions have been key success factors for adoption.

β€œEvery kid starts out as a natural-born scientist, and then we beat it out of them. A few trickle through the system with their wonder and enthusiasm for science intact.”

β€” Carl Sagan

Today in our lab meeting we reviewed this terrific on . Like the author, I grew up in with Bem's advice on writing. In hindsight, some of his advice is shocking.

πŸ€– 's has photographed the at its location on with the high-resolution Mastcam. You can see a lot of different sized rocks, dunes, distant elevations, the bottom of the crater and also crater walls. In total, 79 color photos were taken by Perseverance on its fourth day on Mars.

An assembled can be seen here:

πŸ€– Mars has a visitor:

after a 472 million kilometer journey, 's robotic vehicle landed safely and as scheduled on .

But did you know that the underlying program is based on a multi-platform compatible called F' (F Prime)?



πŸ“£ Final report β€”

Professionalising in the Netherlands: competences, training and . Dutch Roadmap towards national implementation of data stewardship by NPOS-F project

πŸ‡¬πŸ‡§ We arenβ€˜t walking barcodes! Sign the brand new European Citizensβ€˜ Initiaive for banning biometric mass surveillance now! #ReclaimYourFace

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🀒 Von 2022 an müssen Autos Daten etwa zum Sprit- und Stromverbrauch gebündelt an die Kommission senden, "glÀsern sollen die Fahrer aber nicht werden". Die "Bundesregierung will Fahrgestellnummer raushalten"

=> Klar. Das machts viel besser

Woher kommt dieser Wunsch nach einer KomplettΓΌberwachung? #1984

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You absolutely have to subscribe, then - a once in a lifetime speaker series is filling up. I'm honored to be part of part 5, is our theme.

EPA EJ and Systemic Racism Series to Feature The Mapping Inequality Project

Greg Gearheart; Chief Data Liberator for the CA Water Board. CA water belongs to all CA. Tweets are mine.

πŸš€ New Data! A new Ground Validation C3VP W-band Airborne Cloud Radar (WACR) dataset is available at . The WACR instrument is used for cloud sensing and microphysics.

Discover and access data:

Piloting the Process

Discussion on the openness of the review process continues in . It is unarguably true that there are both advantages as well as challenges in the open review process. Our experiences at HHBIC highlight the positive side.

Where do you stand on the subject of:

unconditional basic income?

πŸ“Š New package for hospitalisation in includes estimated mapping between Trusts and local authorities - handy for matching up COVID-19 data at different scales e.g. admissions by local authority.

Dr. Sophie Meakin


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