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Join us in Edinburgh on 20th June for  "Disruption in the Publishing Industry: Digital, Analytics & the Future" 

Speakers include:

Cory Doctorow (author)
Ian Ritchie CBE (Coppertop)
Timo Hannay (Digital Science)
John Gilbey (author)
Jan Velterop (AQnowledge)
Mark Hahnel (Figshare)
Michelle Brook (Open Knowledge Foundation)
Rachel Willmer (Luzme)

The extra earlybird rate will expire tomorrow 26th March! Book yours here: www.edinpubconf.net
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Really interesting short documentary about women in STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Mathematics) featuring several female academics from the University of Edinburgh.

http://chemicalimbalance.co.uk/project/watch-the-film/

#academia #science 
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Interview with cyberpunk author Neal Stephenson in the Signet Library at the Turing Festival this afternoon. 
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RT @nathbush I'm no Trekky but i love this image showing how Star Trek predicts the future of gadgets...
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Negative results or contributions to knowledge? What to do with unexpected data. http://wp.me/p3D2cV-1V  #science #openaccess #research
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This is about an essential aspect of any research is therefore of extreme relevance to the philosophy of knowledge and science!
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Interesting short film (15 mins) about women in STEM. Worth a watch!
 
Really interesting short documentary about women in STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Mathematics) featuring several female academics from the University of Edinburgh.

http://chemicalimbalance.co.uk/project/watch-the-film/

#academia #science 
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Really interesting short documentary about women in STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Mathematics) featuring several female academics from the University of Edinburgh.

http://chemicalimbalance.co.uk/project/watch-the-film/

#academia #science 
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Interview with cyberpunk author Neal Stephenson in the Signet Library at the Turing Festival this afternoon. 
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Enjoying day 2 of the Turing Festival in Edinburgh in Surgeon's Hall. Hearing about growth hacking, infographics and cyberpunk. #turingfestival #technology
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Negative results or contributions to knowledge? What to do with unexpected data. http://wp.me/p3D2cV-1V  #science #openaccess #research
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Additionally, quite a few funding organisations insist that authors archive the datasets of any research they fund with them.

It would be nice to have something centralised, though.  A risk is that an unmoderated system would become a free archival service.
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