Pulling up the drawbridges is such a wonderful analogy for what feels like has just happened with Brexit. Medieval times of us and them. You can see how well it worked; we’re all still living as serfs or servants to the lords of the manors, right? Brexits have been happening in some form, well, forever. And… Continue reading Brexit or pulling up the drawbridges
Has scientific endeavour been constrained by the data used to evaluate its impact? Has the cart been leading the horse all these years? Perhaps surreptitiously steering? Scientists are now taking back the reigns, shining the light of transparency and breaking free on the intranet of everything. The Journal Impact factor is frequently used as the primary… Continue reading The metamorphosis of ‘publish or perish’? Science embraces transparency and teaches us a lesson in the misuse of data
Well what opportunity is this? Quelle surprise, indeed. I needed an account to comment on a lovely friend’s blog and low and behold I seem to have quite a bit more. This will need some digesting! Welcome to WordPress.com! Thank you This is your very first post. It certainly is! Click the Edit link… Continue reading Hello world!