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R2OS – The Rise of the Research Software Engineer

“Code often isn’t your project, the research question is your project.” Research software is a major component of modern science, but not everyone is a specialist in this regard. Barbara Vreede and Lieke de Boer from the Netherlands eScience center talk about the increasing importance of version control and the role of the research software engineer.
Tweede Werksessie Erkennen en Waarderen: hoe dichten we de kloof tussen OBP en WP?
The infamous Randall Munroe comic:
Atlantic article by Benjamin Mazer – Scientific publishin is a Joke:
Paper on the credibility of preprints:
Open grants database
Minor revision podcast by Lieke de Boer and her colleague Jeroen: