Options for governing the microbial commons
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Halewood M. 2011. Options for governing the microbial commons. In Uhlir PF, ed. Designing the microbial research commons: proceedings of an international workshop. Washington DC, USA: National Academy of Science. p. 191-199
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Internet URL: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/books/NBK92727/
Recent decades have witnessed an ever-increasing range and volume of digital data. All elements of the pillars of science--whether observation, experiment, or theory and modeling--are being transformed by the continuous cycle of generation, dissemination, and use of factual information. This is even more so in terms of the re-using and re-purposing of digital scientific data beyond the original intent of the data collectors, often with dramatic results.