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28th June 2013, 11:54
Academic publishing: Open sesame | The Economist (http://www.economist.com/node/21552574)

Sounds eminently reasonable to me. If we paid for it, we should have access, and the free flow of knowledge can only be a good thing.

OTOH is more accessability going to be a license for idiots to misinterpret anything and everything causing widespread outrage and panic?

28th June 2013, 12:00
Listening to a podcast on the subject the other day, gets my support.

Laterally, thinking about knowledge sharing, have you had a look at Khan academy? If only it were available in my school years! Find myself getting suckered into the lectures to easily.

Partial derivatives, gradient, divergence, curl | Calculus | Khan Academy (http://www.khanacademy.org/math/calculus/partial_derivatives_topic)