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Open source and science take many of the same approaches to investigation and discovery, making them natural allies. Learn more about the intersection of open source and science in these articles.

Best of Opensource.com: Science

Check out the top 10 open science articles of 2016.
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...
Star Trek: inspiring people and their tech since 1964

Star Trek has inspired fans, technologies, and careers ever since its creation in 1964 and debut in...
How scientists are using digital badges

The open source world pioneered the use of digital badges to reward skills, achievements, and to...
A guide to scientific computing system administration

How open source enables rapid advancement in scientific computing, and an overview of administering...
HardwareX promotes open source hardware for science

The purpose of HardwareX is to help accelerate the distribution of low-cost high-quality open...
Build your own open source solar panels

The inventors of the SunZilla project aim to make it easier, cleaner, portable, quiet, and...
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...