How the United Nations’ new ‘open science framework’ could speed up the pace of discovery
The Conversation, Other, 04/12/2021, Cathy Foley
Science, at its heart, is a collaborative effort. The eureka moments are headline-grabbing and enormously important, but they don’t come out of the blue. They emerge from years or even decades of testing, rejecting and refining ideas, painstakingly building a body of knowledge. Progress would be extremely slow if we all had to start at the beginning, or unknowingly tread paths others have already been down.