Nature Publishing Group releases publication data for more than 450,000 articles via CC0

Ideal Knot final rendering / Matt Biddulph / CC BY-SA Yesterday, Nature Publishing Group announced the launch of a new linked data platform, providing access to “20 million Resource Description Framework (RDF) statements, including primary metadata for more than 450,000 articles published by NPG since 1869. The datasets include basic citation information (title, author, publication … Read More “Nature Publishing Group releases publication data for more than 450,000 articles via CC0”

Safecast: Global sensor network collects and shares radiation data via CC0

INTERPOLATION MAP / Lionel Bergeret, Safecast / CC BY-NC One week after the nuclear disaster at the Fukushima Diachi plant in March, the Safecast project was born to respond to the information needs of Japanese citizens regarding radiation levels in their environment. Safecast, then known as RDTN.org, started a campaign on Kickstarter “to provide an … Read More “Safecast: Global sensor network collects and shares radiation data via CC0”