Nature News article on Data on Display
Katherine Sanderson interviewed Cameron Neylon and I during my visit at the Nature offices a few weeks ago. The interview appeared on the Sept 15, 2008 edition of Nature News:
Data on displayWe were actually a little more cheerful than we appear in the photos.
Two researchers explain why they're posting their experimental results online.
Risking being scooped and having patents refused, some scientists are posting their data online as they produce them. Organic chemist Jean-Claude Bradley of Drexel University in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, and biochemist Cameron Neylon of the University of Southampton, UK, describe this 'open notebook' approach.