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The Deep Science of Cooperation: Martin Nowak

Alchemy of Change

It’s based on his (and Roger Highfield’s) new book: SuperCooperators: Altruism, Evolution, and Why We Need Each Other to Succeed.

The science of teaching

Jenny Connected

Khan Academy and the Effectiveness of Science Videos. The slides of this talk are available here. His keynote focused on his recent research.

21st Century Organizations: Applying Network Science

21st Century Organization

The day of deep diving into evolving “big data” driven social network analytics exceeded expectations. Here’s what I took away. Jenny Ambrozek

Brain science meets social media

Joitske Hulsebosch

We hope to combine insights from brain science with the way you can use social media in learning processes. addiction). Here's the full video.

New publication: The “Kids’ Knowledge Base”: Connecting Junior Science to Society

Making CommunitySense

de Moor (2014), The “Kids’ Knowledge Base”: Connecting Junior Science to Society. The Hague University of Applied Sciences , pp.108-111. Introducing children to science at an early age is an important part of this mission. education knowledge bases science social innovation socio-technical systems In Proc.

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Weaving the Web: Launch of the Tilburg University Science Junction

Making CommunitySense

The goal: making knowledge available to primary school students, and to show how much fun science is. Weaving the Web.

Engaged, Big Science for Global Action Networks

Networking Action

Harnessing science for the scale and type of issues of Global Action Networks (GANs) requires an “engaged big science” (EBS) approach. I’ve discovered that while working with GOLDEN — the most ambitious and comprehensive initiative ever to develop the knowledge … Blog Net Dev

LinkedIn Maps: art or science?

Making CommunitySense

LinkedIn is a great resource for exploring professional profiles. One feature that can help you visualize your network is LinkedIn Maps.

The future of computer science -- in one hour

Endless Knots

I had the chance to listen to one of the icons of computer science recently. John Hopcroft, IBM Professor of Engineering and Applied Mathematics in Computer Science at Cornell, gave a talk on future directions in theoretical computer science to. Research Science Technology

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The Science of Sales Performance Optimization

The Bumble Bee

Download "The Science of Sales Performance Optimization". Think Differently

Leadership, Innovation and Complexity Science

Networking Action

Leadership in multi-stakeholder networks must deal with complexity. This contrasts with complicated where there are many moving parts such as with getting a person on the moon, but the moving parts are for the most part controllable and predictable. With … Leadership complexity innovation

Connecting Physical and Social Science to Address Complexity

Networking Action

Allan Savory is associated with environmental land management; his most remarkable insight is to integrate a physical science observation… Change Net DevWhile working with Ashoka to scale transformational change, I recently met a most remarkable man with a most remarkable insight.

Bayer Material Science to Implement Lotus Connections

Michael Sampson - Currents

Bayer Material Science is implementing Lotus Connections. The intent is to provide tools to support people to collaborate better. Employees at Bayer MaterialScience (BMS) are using social software to create a “community” that draws together groups of individuals based on mutual collaborative focus, business need or interest.

Popular Science Shuts Off Comments on Their Website: Some Unsolicited Community Thoughts

Managing Communities

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How Community Software Can Use Forensic Science to Identify Bad Members

Managing Communities

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New Deloitte Collaboration Study laments meetings & distractions costs

The Bumble Bee

Collaboration Research & Science billion per annum. Women are slightly more collaborative than men. • Read the full survey here.

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Citizen science and public engagement perspectives

Taming the spaces

I attended in Oslo Science Park the seminar on citizen participation, expertise, and knowledge sharing in cultural heritage archives and natural history institutions. The seminar dealt with different aspects, which i found interesting to keep a record about. museum research

OLDSMOOC Launch

Jenny Connected

According to Diana Laurillard teaching should be seen as a design science… … which prompted George Roberts on Twitter to ask the question.

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The Art and Science of Resilience and Survival: 12 Rules Of Life

The Bumble Bee

Want it, Need it, Have it. Devote yourself to a passion such as art, your education or a cause. Be Here Now. Be mindful and experience the moment.

OLDSMOOC Launch

Jenny Connected

According to Diana Laurillard teaching should be seen as a design science… … which prompted George Roberts on Twitter to ask the question.

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Competences for Global Collaboration MOOC

Jenny Connected

This has been designed by my colleagues from the University of Applied Sciences in Graz, Austria.

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Bayer Material Science Adopts Lotus Connections - An Update on Value and Adoption

Michael Sampson - Currents

Last November, I pointed to the announcement that Bayer Material Science in Germany was implementing Lotus Connections. This was of particular interest to me since I frequently hear about how the "privacy laws" in Germany make the adoption of collaboration and social tools inside organizations difficult. This was 2 years ago. My Comments.

‘We’ – my Facebook page and me

Jenny Connected

Elise Andrew, whose Facebook page ‘I F**king Love Science ‘ is followed by over 1.7 link]. Perhaps Elise is not a familiar name.

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Organizational Entropy and Information Abuse

Evolving Web

Information tells you the right thing to do." I think one could just as easily assert that "information is, by its very nature, oppressive. Systemic.

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Science bloggers submit!

Endless Knots

My friend Elatia Harris, who writes for 3quarksdaily , is calling all science bloggers or friends of to nominate posts for this award: We at 3QD are running a contest for Best Science Post of the year -- $1000. If you know of a single science post that you'd like to nominate, feel free. link]. Noms open till June 1.

3 tips for science communications

Viv Mcwaters

It’s National Science Week here in Australia. I’m quite fond of science and scientists: I’m married to a scientist; I even studied science once; I dabbled in science communications; I failed to get a Churchill Fellowship to explore science communications; and I love just about anything to do with space exploration.

Improving science communications with improv

Viv Mcwaters

In another life I was a science communicator, working with scientists to help them tell the story of their work. I guess not much has changed.

De Tilburgse Spoorzone als “Living Lab voor de Maatschappij van de Toekomst”

Making CommunitySense

Het Science Centre werkt samen met de Bibliotheek van de Toekomst en het Wetenschapsknooppunt Tilburg aan het ontwikkelen van digitale en fysieke leerlijnen om kinderen van de basisschoolleeftijd al te enthousiasmeren voor de wetenschap. Filed under: business , digital libraries , innovation , science , social innovation.

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Exploring the Divided Brain – Where can we go for truth?

Jenny Connected

While science and reason have undeniable power to disclose many aspects of reality, they do not reveal everything. Day 3 (am). Day 1 (pm).

"As networks become more efficient, they become more modular"

Endless Knots

Complexity Jeff Stamps Networks and Networking Scienceand Marie Curie University, Paris), and Hod Lipson (Cornell University). Our liver.

Tales from a Test Tube: The Mixing of Art & Science

Endless Knots

Tags: Art Science

SNA.Art or Science?

Governance in a Networked World

Art appreciation isn't a strength of mine, yet I've been to many galleries around the world tagging behind my art teacher wife. On the weekend we visited the NSW Art Gallery for the Monet exhibition with some friends. One fellow was commenting to his fiend that he thought the artist he was observing was probably painting off a photo.

PathXL: Leading Edge Digital Collaboration in Pathology

The Bumble Bee

Collaboration Research & ScienceThe boundaries of digital collaboration extend way beyond document sharing and communications.

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Dance your PhD

Endless Knots

Science, the esteemed journal of AAAS, the weekly (or is it a daily) which I, for one, don't normally associate with modern dance (or rap), sponsors an annual "Dance your PhD" contest and I'm rooting. Art Family Health Humor ScienceEnough of those dry defenses.

Art, Brains and Awe

Full Circle Associates

creativity visual thinking beauty science Stephen Downes posted this link in his OLDaily today.

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Bioteams and Quorum Sensing

The Bumble Bee

Very interesting article in The Wellcome Trust Science Writing Prize , Bacteria and the power of teamwork, which reveals the amazing ability of bacteria to "quorum sense" - i.e. know when they have critical mass to achieve their objective. Collaboration Research & SciencePhotograph: Nick Hobgood.

Colliding Web Sciences - MIT Research Initiative

21st Century Organization

According to Tim Berners-Lee, who invented the Web and leads the consortium, it is now time to analyze the Web in a scientific way. Victoria G.

Blog Cases from 2005: Christina Pikas on Library Science

Portals and KM

These cases have not appeared on this blog before  Christina Pikas is currenlty a science and engineering librarian in a special library, as well as a doctoral student in information studies.   Christina used the library science blogs to point out new technologies and resources, too.   Get buy in from all levels. 

The Surprising Science of Motivation by Dan Pink

Elsua

In it, Dan gets to explain what science knows about incentives and awards and what the business seems to keep ignoring time and time again!

Masters of Networks: Policy and Network Science in the same room

Endless Knots

Now that I've offended both groups, let me explain. Networks and Networking