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How to Share Scientific Data


Vinton Cerf, Google

Vinton Cerf, the vice president of Google, calls for sharing the costs in making scientific data widely available.

Credit: Andrew Federman for Google

Stewart Brand, the founder of the Whole Earth catalog and a Silicon Valley muse, once said that information wanted to be free and expensive, simultaneously. That paradox is increasingly haunting the world of modern science.

From The New York Times
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