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2014-04-02 12:26:50

NEW YORK, April 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Nature Publishing Group (NPG) is increasing its commitment to open science with the launch of the 'Nature Partner Journal' series. This high-quality, online-only subject specific portfolio of journals brings Nature's reputation for impact and excellence to open access and publishing partnerships. The Nature Partner Journals will be characterized by landmark partnerships with institutions, foundations and academic societies. The home for Nature Partner...

2013-10-15 12:23:47

Allocation of resources in the scientific community is increasingly based on various quantitative indicators. One of the most important indicators of scientific quality is how often research is cited. However, a new doctoral thesis in theory of science from the University of Gothenburg shows that the number of citations is a poor measurement of the quality of research. 'Citations occur when a researcher provides a reference to previous research results to for example back up a claim....

2013-10-09 12:47:22

Are scientists any good at judging the importance of the scientific work of others? According to a study published 8 October in the open access journal PLOS Biology (with an accompanying editorial), scientists are unreliable judges of the importance of fellow researchers' published papers. The article's lead author, Professor Adam Eyre-Walker of the University of Sussex, says: "Scientists are probably the best judges of science, but they are pretty bad at it." Prof. Eyre-Walker and Dr...

Journalist Publishes Bogus Research In Journals
2013-10-04 11:15:38

Brett Smith for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Those looking to make a philosophical or political point will sometimes question clinical researchers’ personal motivations in an attempt to discredit scientific findings they don’t agree with. Some science skeptics will no doubt be emboldened by the recent work of John Bohannan, a correspondent for the journal Science, who recently revealed he had successfully passed off a bogus research paper that was published by 157 open-access...

2013-08-21 23:30:51

OMICS Group International ties up with 100 global scientific societies and expands partnership with more associations. Henderson, NV (PRWEB) August 21, 2013 OMICS Group International adds yet another feather to its cap through its new venture ‘Scientific Alliance’, meant to strengthen the ties with new, established and upcoming academic, research and corporate institutions with the aim of making collaboration and task specific association with the International Science fraternity....

2013-08-16 23:21:16

"OMICS Publishing Group is glad to unveil its new French website for both journals and conferences. This website is designed to make the scientific dossier more accessible to the millions of readers in Europe." Henderson, Nevada (PRWEB) August 16, 2013 We all know that French language is not limited to just France or Europe. In fact it is the most widely learned language after English. Therefore, OMICS Publishing Group is excited to launch the French website for that rife of...

2013-08-14 23:24:11

"Promoting Young Talents in Science to Meet the Current Global Challenges Effectively" Henderson, Nevada (PRWEB) August 14, 2013 With a view to advance scientific knowledge and to positively impact the major Global challenges of the society with Science-based solutions, OMICS Group, synonymous with Open Access Online scholarly Science journals and Worldwide Scientific Conferences, announces ‘Young Scientist Awards’ to the enterprising young science researchers across the...

2013-08-11 23:02:35

"Promoting Young Talents in Science to Meet the Current Global Challenges Effectively" Henderson, Nevada (PRWEB) August 11, 2013 With a view to advance scientific knowledge and to positively impact the major Global challenges of the society with Science-based solutions, OMICS Group, synonymous with Open Access Online scholarly Science journals and Worldwide Scientific Conferences, announces ‘Young Scientist Awards’ to the enterprising young science researchers across the...


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Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences
2012-05-29 11:19:42

The Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America (PNAS) is a peer-reviewed scientific journal established in 1914 as the official journal of the US National Academy of Sciences. The first managing editor of the journal was mathematician Edwin Bidwell Wilson. As of May 2012, the editor-in-chief is Inder M. Verma. PNAS is published weekly in print, and daily online in PNAS Early Edition. The first issue of PNAS was published in 1915, and the journal...

PLoS Biology
2012-05-02 19:40:12

PLoS Biology is a peer-reviewed scientific journal covering all aspects of biology. It was established in 2003, with the first issue published in October of that year. It was the first journal of the Public Library of Science. As of May 2012, the current editor-in-chief is Jonathan Eisen (University of California, Davis). All content in PLoS Biology is published under the Creative Commons “by-attribution” license. The journal is funded by authors who are charged set fees to publish...

PLoS ONE
2012-04-30 14:56:25

PLoS ONE is an open-access peer-reviewed scientific journal published by the Public Library of Science (PLoS). It was established in 2006 as a beta version. In August 2008 it moved from a weekly publication schedule to a daily one, publishing articles as soon as they became ready. In October 2008, it came out of “beta.” In September 2009, PLoS ONE made full online usage of every published article publicly available. The founding managing editor was Chris Surridge. He was succeeded by...

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