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NASA SEDAC Dataset Used in Coronavirus Mapping & Release of PEST-CHEMGRIDS

NASA SEDAC Dataset Used in Coronavirus Mapping & Release of PEST-CHEMGRIDS

NASA Socioeconomic Data and Applications Center (SEDAC; WDS Regular Member) Gridded Population of the World data, via the  Population Estimation Service , was used in this map feature on the spread of the coronavirus:  Maps Show Where Coronavirus Started and Why Officials are So Worried . The  Global Pesticide Grids (PEST-CHEMGRIDS)  dataset is now available. Developed to assess human and ...

Springer Nature and OpenAIRE in Deal to Advance Open Science

Springer Nature and OpenAIRE in Deal to Advance Open Science

Springer Nature will provide OpenAIRE (WDS Partner Member) access to its full-text articles and chapters, regardless of their open access status and access rights, and starting immediately. This will enable OpenAIRE to extract links from articles, research data, and other scholarly outputs using text and data mining algorithms. Such links between research objects can then be used by both ...

STM Launches ‘STM 2020 Research Data Year’

STM Launches ‘STM 2020 Research Data Year’

To accelerate the implementation of research data solutions, the International Association of Scientific, Technical and Medical Publishers  (STM; WDS Associate Member) has launched the ‘STM 2020 Research Data Year’—a dedicated action plan to increase the number of journals with data policies, expand the number of journals depositing data links and grow the volume of citations to datasets. In ...

CCDC Announces 2020.0 CSD Release

CCDC Announces 2020.0 CSD Release

The Cambridge Crystallographic Data Centre (CCDC; WDS Regular Member), world leading providers of structural chemistry data for material and life sciences, has announced the 2020.0 CSD Release, offering improved visualisation and extraction of data driven insights from now over one million structures in the Cambridge Structural Database (CSD). After celebrating the addition of the millionth ...

New Journal & Call for Paper: Patterns From Cell Press

New Journal & Call for Paper: Patterns From Cell Press

We are happy to announce that a new journal Patterns from Cell Press will be launching soon.  Register here to receive the first issue Patterns is a premium open access journal from Cell Press, publishing ground-breaking original research across the full breadth of data science. Data are the foundation of all research, and all data are in scope, regardless of original domain. ...

Data Engineer Job Opening at Jet Propulsion Lab for PO.DAAC

Data Engineer Job Opening at Jet Propulsion Lab for PO.DAAC

The Physical Oceanography DAAC (PO.DAAC; WDS Regular Member) is seeking a Data Engineer whose technical skills and interests are focused on data management, documentation, and data curation approaches applied to remote sensing and Earth science data systems. You will apply your experience in data management, particularly in evaluation and integration of heterogeneous oceanographic data and ...