OTA Reports Reissued as Smoking Guns Confirming Science Denying and Anti-Intellectualism in US Congress

Ethical Markets and Library Press @UF reprint OTA’s Assessment of Technology for Local Development from 1981 with new foreword, introduction and endorsements St. Augustine, FL, March 14, 2016 ~ The 35th Anniversary of the report An Assessment of Technology for Local Development celebrates the perspicacity which US scientists and policy …

News @NEON – CO floods, Soil, Sensors and more

Fall 2013  In this issue  Colorado flooding Ecologically sensitive construction Seasonal citizen science data  Australian collaboration Aquatic sensors and soil archive EcoSIS collaboration Recent publications by NEON staff Selected job postings   NEON staff, offices and sites in Colorado were spared the worst impacts of the historic flooding that ravaged much …

CSR Asia Weekly: China’s Turn/CSR PR in Thailand/Citizen Science/Sharing Offices

HIGHLIGHT Two upcoming workshops in Hong Kong: i) Community Investment Workshop; ii) CSR Guide for SMEs Workshop i) The Community Investment workshop will focus on skills-based volunteering and include speakers from corporates and NGOs to demonstrate the business and community case for skills-based volunteering. ii) The CSR Guide for SMEs …

Towards a New Participatory Citizen Science Contract for Science Data Mining and Biobanking

Towards a New Participatory Citizen Science Contract for Science Data Mining and Biobanking Mainstream research should invite forms of participation that treat donors as citizens committed to achieving a public good, not as repositories of informatic gold, ripe for mining. Thanks to continually evolving network technology, participants could easily remain …