researchers, science writers, editors, translators, illustrators, publishers
At the PCST list, PB Jarreau wrote last week:
Last week I received a copy of a book by Ben Yagoda (2004):
The Sound on the Page: Great Writers Talk about Style and Voice in Writing. Harper: New York, London, Toronto and Sydney.
Ben Yagoda was (and perhaps still is) a teacher of non-fiction writing at the University of Delaware, USA.
I like this book. I like this author. He is writing about something that is difficult to define, that others have avoided writing about for reasons that he explains…Continue
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Dear Members and Visitors,
Our network attracts on average around 100 to 200 visitors per day. What do you all do with your time when visiting our network?
Goggle knows, and below are some stats to show what Goggle knows (7th Feb 2013 to 8th Feb 2015, a period of two years).
(1) Most visitors run away within a few seconds (thanks for finding us!)
(2) A significant number of visitors stay long enough to look at two or three different pages (see…Continue
Added by Peter J. Matthews on February 9, 2015 at 23:34 — No Comments
We would like to invite proposals for articles for an international blind peer-review scientific journal (Sixth Call for Papers)
“Quality Issues and Insights in the 21st Century” ISSN 2029-9575
Added by Vincentas Lamanauskas on January 17, 2015 at 2:56 — No Comments
I will try to send a message to all members in the near future. Meanwhile, anyone, member or visitor, is welcome to visit a new website that is being developed for our network, The Research Cooperative.
The new site is being built with Ning 3.0, the social networking platform that will eventually replace Ning 2.0, on which our present network is based.
Added by Peter J. Matthews on January 10, 2015 at 17:12 — No Comments
We would like to invite proposals for articles for an international blind peer-review scientific journal (Fourth Call for Papers)
“Baltic Journal of Career Education and Management” ISSN 2345-0193
Added by Vincentas Lamanauskas on January 10, 2015 at 5:37 — No Comments
We would like to invite proposals for articles for an international blind peer-review scientific journal (Tenth CFP)
“Problems of Psychology in the 21st Century” ISSN 2029-8587
Added by Vincentas Lamanauskas on January 9, 2015 at 4:40 — No Comments
We would like to invite proposals for articles for an international blind peer-review scientific journal (Twelfth CFP)
“Problems of Management in the 21st Century” ISSN 2029-6932
Added by Vincentas Lamanauskas on January 1, 2015 at 22:31 — No Comments
We would like to invite proposals for articles for an international blind peer-review scientific journal (Twenty-second Call for Papers)
“Problems of Education in the 21st Century” ISSN 1822-7864
Added by Vincentas Lamanauskas on December 25, 2014 at 20:09 — No Comments
1st International Baltic Symposium on Science and Technology Education (BalticSTE2015)
„STATE-OF-THE-ART AND FUTURE PERSPECTIVES“
15-18 June 2015, Siauliai, Lithuania
Added by Vincentas Lamanauskas on December 8, 2014 at 7:07 — No Comments
Here's my comment for Falling Fruit, a project aiming to crowdsource data in order to map fruit trees located in public spaces. The idea is to make free food sources more widely known. Nice in theory but...
Falling fruit from public trees in a particular community might already be known by the community. How can this app help local communities advertise…Continue
Added by Peter J. Matthews on November 19, 2014 at 17:30 — No Comments
00: Eternal flow of unparalleled Message Ceenom exposing mysteries behind everything from tiny particle to mighty galaxy http://ceen.me/…Continue
Added by Ceen Foundation on November 8, 2014 at 12:37 — No Comments
My work at the museum is a constant series of distractions that interfere with my work at the museum... editing tasks for the museum that have little to do with the research writing and editing that I should be doing. Yet the museum as a whole is important, and I am happy if I can help the museum fulfil its role in public education.
So, here I am about to leave Japan for a short period of holidays in my home country, New Zild, and my bag is heavy with the research papers that I most…Continue
Added by Peter J. Matthews on November 3, 2014 at 18:30 — No Comments
A US patent has been granted to Guru Angad Dev Veterinary and Animal Sciences University (GADVASU), Ludhiana, India for Superagglutination test developed by Dr. Hari Mohan Saxena, a Professor of Immunology at GADVASU. The new test provides innovative solutions for the problems of false positive and false negative results frequently encountered with the traditional slide / plate agglutination tests like the Rose Bengal Plate Test for Brucellosis. The new test comprises simple add on steps and…Continue
Added by Dr. Hari Mohan Saxena on September 19, 2014 at 13:42 — No Comments
Its virtually the end of the academic year… and means dissertation submission. The Dissertation is a milestone for students who are not planning for further study. The dissertation is a collection of activities learnt in education period. It’s just like an imagination on a topic and it is the end of the some of the best, interesting years of life. You can also show your research and writing skills to others with pride.…Continue
Added by Proof Read My File on September 17, 2014 at 19:04 — No Comments
The website of Science (31st August 2014) has a good article introducing the ups and downs of trying to model the Ebola outbreak.
At the end of the news article, Science offers the following:
*The Ebola Files: Given the current Ebola outbreak, unprecedented in terms of number of people killed and rapid geographic spread,…Continue
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