Thursday, 29 September 2011
Monday, 26 September 2011
Last month, arXiv turned 20 years old. ArXiv is an electronic preprint server widely used by physicists, though it has expanded to include articles in other fields such as mathematics, computer science, quantitative biology, quantitative finance and statistics.
Wednesday, 21 September 2011
Friday, 9 September 2011
Friday, 2 September 2011
Scientists in the US have warned Nasa that the amount of so-called space junk orbiting Earth is at tipping point.A report by the National Research Council says the debris could cause fatal leaks in spaceships or destroy valuable satellites. http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-us-canada-14757926
As part of FRAP (The Future Research Assessment Programme), an expert panel has been invited to lead a review of the role of metrics in res...
Powers of Ten. Based on the film by Charles and Ray Eames. An Eames Office Website Powers of Ten takes us on an adventure in magnitudes. S...
A significant pool of funding has been designated to ramp up Ireland’s progress in implementing an open research ecosystem. This funding ma...