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Saturday, May 01, 2004

Combining museum exhibits with OA research

On April 23, the National Academy of Sciences (NAS) opened the Marian Koshland Science Museum, a meatspace museum in Washington DC with a first-rate web site. Exhibits are based on research from NAS research reports and include links to OA texts and data. Also see Jacqueline Trescott's story in the April 23 Washington Post, Koshland Museum Takes Science Out Of the Textbook and Slashdot discussion, New Science Museum --Now With Real Science!. (Thanks to Matt Cockerill.)