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Episode Info: Photo by Miriam Berger and Bart Geurten We are back from the summer break! So, we resume the “Bart and Dennis” Talk format! Bart and I briefly talk about Bart’s research, because he just published an article! And it appeared in a journal that is actually quite good, but it is pay-walled and published by Elsevier. We then talk about the upcoming Open Science mandate that cOAlition S is trying to establish in Europe. cOAlition S includes some of the biggest funding agencies in Europe, like the Wellcome Trust and the European Research Council. Yet, a lot of scientists seem to still be blissfully unaware. Listen to the Full Conversation on Patreon! Do you have questions, comments or suggestion? Email, write us on facebook or twitter, or leave us a video message on Skype for dennis.eckmeier. Just as a lot of German researchers don’t seem to care a lot about their universities cancelling subscriptions to Elsevier. The publishing company had a survey done on affected German researchers and… well … I don’t think the outcome really reflects the message Elsevier would have liked. And in the end we have a brief news item that may be a reason to have some hopes for a carbon-neutral future. links and sources: Press release of Bart’s latest paper cOAlition S – Plan S Twitter Thread that made us aware of Elsevier Survey Elsevier Survery Report [PDF] The Journal Impact Factor: how (not) to evaluate researchers – with Björn Brembs Altmetrics: A Better Way to Evaluate Research(ers)? – with Steffen Lemke The Liberation of Science – with Jon Tennant Carbon-neutral Fuels from Air and Green Power Dennis’ YouTube Channel ...
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