Open Science

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Learning DIY glow-worm making

“Learning by teaching”, a reflection on running a DIY Arduino glow-worm-making workshop. Continue reading


Workshop on Open Science for Development

From 11 to 13 September I had the pleasure to attend the Open Science for Development workshop, held at the University of Cape Town (UCT), South Africa. This invitation-only event was organised by the Open Knowledge Foundation (OKFN) and the OpenUCT initiative, as part of their “Towards a Southern-led Research Agenda on Open and Collaborative … Continue reading

NightScience Conference/Hackathon

“WHAT’S THE USE OF STORIES THAT AREN’T EVEN TRUE?” Haroun and the Sea of Stories (p.22) In Salman Rushdie’s fairy tale a little boy named Haroun travels to the moon to find a cure for his father’s loss of capacity to tell stories. In his fantastic journey Haroun discovers that stories come from the great … Continue reading

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