The Scientific Activist

Archives for August, 2008

…apparently involves reposting others’ blog posts without permission or proper attribution. I’m being facetious here, of course, but it is quite ironic that Mike Dunford of The Questionable Authority just caught anti-open-access warrior Elsevier copying the majority of one of his blog posts and posting it on a freely available site without attribution to him…

ScienceBlogs Reader Survey

You may have noticed a link on the right sidebar advertising the ScienceBlogs/Seed reader survey. Either way, I’d encourage you to spend a few minutes of your time to give some feedback. The powers that be certainly take your comments into consideration–and you could even win an iPhone 3G, a MacBook Air, and a 40…

Because they’ve let in another Aggie. Matt Springer, who writes ScienceBlogs’ newest blog, Built on Facts, is a graduate student in physics at Texas A&M University, my alma mater. His blog is live now, so go check it out.