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Sunday, May 18, 2008

OA on another shortlist of scientific breakthroughs

Technut News has compiled a list of Biotech Breakthroughs: 15 Developments That Will Eventually Affect YOUR Life.  OA is the one development on the list not specifically from biomedicine.  Excerpt:

11. Science 2.0 — Is Open Access Science the Future? - Will science go open source? Why not… some software is open source, and look at what it has produced: Linux, one of the most stable OS’es ever to grace the planet. Imagine the results that a worldwide science project could possibly yield....