What does the Future of Open Science look like?
The topic of this episode is the future of Open Science, and what it’s like to be an outspoken critic of the current publishing system.
Our guest is Jon Tennant, paleontologist, independent researcher and the founder of Open Science MOOC.
Tennant completed his award-winning Ph.D. at Imperial College London where he researched evolutionary patterns in animals like dinosaurs and crocodiles.
For the last 2 years, he was the Communications Director for ScienceOpen, and has given dozens of talks, webinars, and workshops about all things open science.
He is the founder of the Open Science MOOC, the digital publishing platform paleorXiv, and currently works as a PLOS Paleo Community Editor.
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Bullied into Bad Science
In this episode of Open Science Talk we are joined by the founder of the campaign #bulliedintobadscience, Corina Logan.
Logan, who is a Senior Researcher at the Department of Human Behavior, Ecology and Culture at the Max Planck Institute for Evolutionary Anthropology, explains what she means by “Bad Science”, including important terms like P-hacking/data fishing and HARKing. She also talks about how Open Science could help in the fight against bad science.
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Is the Peer Review system flawed?
In this episode professor at UIT – The Arctic University of Norway, Bård Smedsrød, gives us an insight into peer review.
How does the system work today, and what’s problematic with it?
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