open science

Open Chemistry project raises up the next generation of researchers

Open Chemistry project raises up the next generation of researchers
Learn about a few Google Summer of Code projects hoping to bring high quality open source tools to scientific research communities.Read more

A guide to scientific computing system administration

A guide to scientific computing system administration
How open source enables rapid advancement in scientific computing, and an overview of administering single nodes, clusters, and supercomputersRead more

New journal HardwareX to promote open source hardware for science

HardwareX promotes open source hardware for science
The purpose of HardwareX is to help accelerate the distribution of low-cost high-quality open source scientific hardware.Read more

7 science projects powered by open source GIS

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 source geographic tools are changing science.Read more

Measurement Lab explores the current state of the Internet

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 Internet connections from around the world.Read more

Open sourcing planet discovery with PANOPTES

Open sourcing planet discovery with PANOPTES
The creators of PANOPTES believe a network of small telescopes can be just as powerful as some of the world's largest.Read more

Experimenting with the Raspberry Pi Sense HAT

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 the Raspberry Pi that enables astronauts and citizen...Read more

Which field of research would you like to see more collaboration in?

If scientific research, procedures, and data are all publicly available, researchers can work together to verify findings, test hypotheses, and...Read more