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Technology, Science and AI

By |December 27th, 2021|News|Comments Off on Technology, Science and AI

The future we have seen in science fiction movies is here. From virtual reality to functional gadgets, artificial intelligence (AI) has invaded our lives […]

IBM’s AI System Automates Chemical Synthesis

By |September 30th, 2020|News|Comments Off on IBM’s AI System Automates Chemical Synthesis

IBM has a new automated system for performing chemical synthesis. The complex system is based upon technology they started developing three years ago. It uses artificial intelligence […]

Taxonomies and Planets

By |September 18th, 2020|News|Comments Off on Taxonomies and Planets

Did a taxonomy demote Pluto? If so, can it promote the little guy back to planet status? This interesting and humorous topic came to […]

Scientific Bias

By |June 16th, 2020|News|Comments Off on Scientific Bias

Classifications have been around forever. In science, in information management, in the grocery store aisles and in society. This interesting topic came to us from […]

Cloud Computing is Moving Up

By |June 4th, 2020|News|Comments Off on Cloud Computing is Moving Up

Cloud computing is about to get an upgrade. The Pervasive Technology Institute at Indiana University (IU) has been awarded a $10 million grant from […]

Happy Father’s Day

By |June 18th, 2018|Access Insights, Featured|Comments Off on Happy Father’s Day

We celebrated Father’s Day yesterday, so it felt appropriate to share an article written several years ago for this blog about the “father of […]

Shining the Light on Peer Review

By |April 9th, 2018|News|Comments Off on Shining the Light on Peer Review

Peer review is a vital step in scientific publishing. Unfortunately it is often not formally taught. This interesting news came to us from EurekAlert! in […]

STEM and Women

By |February 15th, 2018|News, Technology|Comments Off on STEM and Women

Inspiring women are all around us. It doesn’t have to be the latest astronaut or poet laureate that graces all the headlines to inspire […]

Science Journal Increases Access

By |January 4th, 2018|News, reference, search, semantic|Comments Off on Science Journal Increases Access

A new authoritative journal has joined the family of open access titles. Launched in 1884 and 1912, respectively, University of Hamburg’s journal Mitteilungen aus dem Hamburgischen […]

Collaboration Seeks to Improve Research

By |November 13th, 2017|News, reference|Comments Off on Collaboration Seeks to Improve Research

A group of not-for-profit scientific membership societies have announced the launch of the Scientific Society Publisher Alliance (SSPA). This is an initiative focused on […]