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At Winter Olympics, there is pain to the Games

At Winter Olympics, there is pain to the Games | Journals news | Scoop.it
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http://bjsm.bmj.com/content/47/17/e4.1.abstract?sid=da5d57e2-813d-41ac-80c1-8071bbb5c723

 

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Animals in Your Medicine Cabinet: Photos : DNews

Animals in Your Medicine Cabinet: Photos : DNews | Journals news | Scoop.it
Three out of four common medicines contain animal-derived ingredients. So what's in your cabinet?
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featuring a podcast from BMJ

http://www.bmj.com/podcast/2014/02/05/veggie-drugs

 

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Big tobacco goes up in smoke

Big tobacco goes up in smoke | Journals news | Scoop.it
Earlier this month the three giant cigarette corporations of America reached agreement with the US government on publishing nationwide ''corrective statements'' - in newspapers, on TV, on the internet and on cigarette packs.
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Open access starts in power industry - Malaya

Open access starts in power industry Malaya The country's electric power industry yesterday opened its doors for retail competition and open access, a new scheme that will allow big electricity consumers in Luzon and Visayas to choose their own...
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Making Science Public » The end of journals? Open access, impact and the production of knowledge

Making Science Public » The end of journals? Open access, impact and the production of knowledge | Journals news | Scoop.it
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The Economist unbundles digital from print subscriptions

The Economist unbundles digital from print subscriptions | Journals news | Scoop.it
It used to be an article of faith that a print subscription would give you access to a publication's online offerings. That assumption is being tested by one magazine's decision to "unbundle" its digital privileges.
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CAN THE GUARDIAN SURVIVE? | More Intelligent Life

CAN THE GUARDIAN SURVIVE? | More Intelligent Life | Journals news | Scoop.it
Newspapers are in crisis—yet they have greater reach than ever before. And nowhere is this truer than at the Guardian, the paper that revealed the phone-hacking scandal.
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Budapest Open Access Initiative | Ten years on from the Budapest Open Access Initiative: setting the default to open

Budapest Open Access Initiative | Ten years on from the Budapest Open Access Initiative: setting the default to open | Journals news | Scoop.it
The Budapest Open Access Initiative: an international effort to make research articles in all academic fields freely available on the internet.
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Open Access Week in Croatia: Who is the Author 2.0?

Open Access Week in Croatia: Who is the Author 2.0? | Journals news | Scoop.it
This year, the 2nd Open Access Week event will be held at the Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences in ... Continue reading (RT @poposkidimitar: RT @AuthorZone: Open Access Week in Croatia: Who is the Author 2.0?
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Jay Lippincott appointed new BMJ chairman | Association of Subscription Agents

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Can couples really get stuck together during sex?

Can couples really get stuck together during sex? | Journals news | Scoop.it
Stories of getting stuck during sex have been with us for centuries – and some of them might just be true.
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Thinking about having a heart attack? Wait till Monday

Thinking about having a heart attack? Wait till Monday | Journals news | Scoop.it
Acute medical care at evenings and on weekends is not as good as in "regular" hours. What can be done about it?
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How The Internet Has Spread Around The World [Infographic]

How The Internet Has Spread Around The World [Infographic] | Journals news | Scoop.it
When Tim Berner-Lee invented the World Wide Web in 1991, it was a bit of a misnomer--at the time, virtually all of the world's five million internet users
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Syria Deeply and the ongoing unbundling of the news

Syria Deeply and the ongoing unbundling of the news | Journals news | Scoop.it
Instead of filing traditional news reports about Syria to traditional outlets like ABC News and Bloomberg, foreign correspondent Lara Setrakian decided to start her own dedicated news site about the conflict in the war-torn country -- part of an...
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Interview: How News Corp's Times will use cheap tablets to sell content

Interview: How News Corp's Times will use cheap tablets to sell content | Journals news | Scoop.it
Bargain tablet with your news, guv'nor? News International's customer sales director explains how the publisher aims to drive paid digital subscription bundles by leveraging device proliferation -- and more discounts are coming in 2013.
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Horizontally searching the vertical

DavidWorlock.com is dedicated to the idea that using information in networks creates wholly fresh businesses which , though often founded on traditional publishing skills , rely for success and profitability on a creativity derived from the...
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