Open Science series

Open Science is a series covering open source software, hardware, data, research, and more in the sciences and why it matters today. Read from our collection of articles in this series.

7 science projects powered by open source GIS

FOSS4G North America is taking place in Raleigh, NC next week. We highlight some of the ways open...
M-Lab explores the current state of the Internet

M-Lab is the largest open Internet data project powered by crowdsourcing measurements of people's...
Experimenting with the Raspberry Pi Sense HAT

The Opensource.com team has been fascinated by the Raspberry Pi Sense HAT , a low-cost addon for...
5 Eclipse tools for processing and visualizing data

Five highly sophisticated scientific workbenches to help scientists and researchers to quickly make...
A tool to help conference organizers find diverse speakers

STEMM Role Models helps connect event organizers with presenters from underrepresented groups.
Teaching Python and more with open educational resources

Brian Hall shares a few of the open source resources he used to teach his college-level Python...
Free, high-quality education resources from the National Science Digital Library

The National Science Digital Library is a collection of high-quality online educational resources...