Open Media Science

Alfred Birkegaard Hansted, David Budtz Pedersen, Kristian Martiny Moltke

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Abstract

In this article, we present three challenges to the emerging Open Science(OS) movement: the challenge of communication, collaboration andcultivation of scientific research. We argue that to address thesechallenges OS needs to include other forms of data than what can becaptured in a text and extend into a fully-fledged Open Media movementengaging with new media and non-traditional formats of sciencecommunication. We discuss two cases where experiments with openmedia have driven new collaborations between scientists anddocumentarists. We use the cases to illustrate different advantages ofusing open media to face the challenges of OS.
Original languageEnglish
JournalJournal of Science Communication
Volume15
Issue number06
Number of pages25
Publication statusPublished - 17 Nov 2016

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