Even Whales Get Earworms

In this episode, Raye and Nick discuss the insider revolt at Elsevier and then jest over musical oceanic earworms. 

Open Access in the EU

Following a formal complaint to the EU ombudsman: https://oct.to/pod46

Response to the complaint: response: https://oct.to/pod45

European Parliament petition: Remove Elsevier as the sole subcontractor for the EU Open Science Monitor -- https://oct.to/pod47

There’s been a widely-accepted proposal for standard citation data, called Open Citations. https://oct.to/pod48.

Open Science MOOC



Whales Remix Each Other’s Songs, Nearly 3,000 Miles Apart (via Atlas Obscura) https://oct.to/pod59

Other things we've been reading: 




Intro-Outro song by Kurt Vile, "I Wanted Everything". Want to listen to the full track? Find it here.

Like what you hear? Have suggestions for future episodes? Let us know! Email Nick Wehner at nick [at] octogroup.org.

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