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From InTechWeb Blog to InTech Open

Dear all, InTech’s blogging team would like to make an announcement. As you may have noticed, we haven’t been posting often lately; however, we have been working on other online communication channels to give our open access and science audiences … Continue reading

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World Day for Cultural Diversity for Dialogue and Development – What about Cultural Diversity in Science?

May 21 has been appointed by the UN as World Day for Cultural Diversity for Dialogue and Development. UNESCO adopted the Universal Declaration on Cultural Diversity in 2001 and in 2002, the UN declared May 21 the day to remind … Continue reading

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Share 2 Conference: Delete Your Facebook Account Now

The Share 2 Conference took place in Belgrade through April 26 – 28, inviting speakers such as Isak Gerson, Aubrey de Grey, George Hotz, Eben Moglen, Khannea Suntzu, Andrew Keen, Bruce Sterling, Smari McCarthy and many others, discussing social media, … Continue reading

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Open Science on Quora: Why Are We Not There, Yet?

In his Reinventing Discovery: The New Era of Networked Science, Nielsen argues that networked digital tools, such as discussion boards and online marketplaces, can make it easier for scientists to pool their data, share methodologies, and find collaborators, and actually, … Continue reading

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The Silent Thief of Sight: Don’t Let Glaucoma Darken Your Life

March 12th to 17th is World Glaucoma Week. Glaucoma is a serious disease affecting the eyes, more specifically the optic nerve, preventing transmission of information between the optic nerve and the brain. Also called “the silent thief of sight“, it … Continue reading

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International Rare Disease Day: Get Involved and Lend a Helping Hand

Today, February 29th, is marked as the fifth International Rare Disease Day. Coordinated by EURORDIS and in collaboration with rare disease national alliances in 25 European countries, patient organisations from all over the globe will be organising activities under the … Continue reading

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Site Offline: Please Enjoy a Cup of Tea

Due to an overwhelming amount of visits to our official website, our servers have been temporarily taken offline. We are in the middle of upgrading them, and the site should be back up soon. Please have patience during this outage. … Continue reading

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