Words and what not
Saturday, October 08, 2022
An hydrology professor was killed in a shooting
I learned of Prof Meixner because of an outpouring of grief on Twitter by many people I knew of because of my hobby. I include papers and au...
Wednesday, March 09, 2022
Diversity for WMF is in its fundraising and in its results
Diversity is a stated objective and the Wikimedia Foundation does a comparatively good job.. except that it could be so much better. It is k...
Sunday, December 05, 2021
Hierarchies of scientists from a personal @Wikidata/@Wikipedia point of view
As a hobby I add publications and scholars to Wikidata. I am particularly interested in hydrology, biodiversity and climate change. When I...
Wednesday, November 03, 2021
Sabina Nowak a Polish scientist, an expert on European wolves
Dr Nowak has a Wikipedia article in several languages. Her notability is obvious because wolves is a very hot topic in many European countr...
Saturday, October 09, 2021
Herbivory and fire. Automate citations to display them in @WDscholia
When what is there does not easily burn, a fire will be not that damaging. In a forest, a prairie particularly those with wild grazers and ...
Friday, August 13, 2021
You are a #scientist and, you want your papers to be read
People have to know that there is something new out there and Amy D. Willes gets it, she tweeted the news and illustrated it with gorgeous...
Saturday, July 17, 2021
Making Wikicite a success by putting the Wikipedia editor first
Wikicite as a project has come to an end after a five year run. Much has been achieved (read the article). One great follow up idea is to h...
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