open science

Elon Musk, the SpaceX CEO and founder, announces a design competition for his revolutionary open source Hyperloop transportation concept. It will take place in 2016.
0 comments Posted 24 Jul 2015 by John E. Cosgrove (Red Hat) Feed
Open source on the seven seas
Open source navigation tool OpenCPN is changing boating for weekend warriors and serious seafarers alike.
0 comments Posted 23 Jul 2015 by Mauro Calvi Feed
Three US Air Force Research Laboratory interns are exploring how open source-powered virtual reality can help students and researchers collaborate.
0 comments Posted 21 Jul 2015 by Lauren Egts Feed
Be sure to read and share our newest resource guide—"What is Open Science?"—to learn more about the ways openness, transparency, rapid prototyping, and collaboration are impacting the ways science is both practiced and funded. We're launching it today. As always, we welcome your feedback.
2 comments Posted 20 Jul 2015 by Bryan Behrenshausen (Red Hat) Feed
In this week's edition of our open source news roundup, we take a look at Docker and the Oceanic Society, Linux kernel version 4.0, a mini-farm, and more! Open source news roundup: February 21 - 27, 2015.
0 comments Posted 27 Feb 2015 by Robin Muilwijk Feed covers news and stories on open science in 2014. In this article, get a summary of the best articles.
0 comments Posted 23 Dec 2014 by Marcus D. Hanwell Feed
OpenStack has been in a production environment at CERN for more than a year. One of the people that has been key to implementing the OpenStack infrastructure is Tim Bell. He is responsible for the CERN IT Operating Systems and Infrastructure group which provides a set of services to CERN users from... Read more
0 comments Posted 21 Oct 2014 by Jason Hibbets (Red Hat) Feed
The new open source project tomviz is helping the 3D visualization of nanotechnology. Modern computers are built with nanotechnology. A processor contains billions of transistors, each around 14 nanometers. A single bit of information on a hard disc drive is confined to a 10 nanometer domain... Read more
1 comment Posted 22 Sep 2014 by Robert Hovden Feed
See how students have hacked robotic arms, created new human-to-game interfaces, added sensors to a car, and developed a wearable air pollution monitor that crowdsources ozone levels across a city with open source hardware.
4 comments Posted 8 Sep 2014 by Jon Davis Feed
The academic paper is old—older than the steam engine, the pocket watch, the piano, and the light bulb. The first journal, Philosophical Transactions, was published on March 6, 1665. Now that doesn’t mean that the journal article format is obsolete—many inventions much older are still in wide use... Read more
0 comments Posted 4 Sep 2014 by Shauna Gordon-McKeon Feed