Oh hell yes: White House announces new US open access policy for scientific papers

Every year, Washington pours tens of billions of dollars into scientific research projects (like the brain activity mapping project). These are projects you help pay for with taxes. These government-funded investigations give rise to roughly 65,000 peer-reviewed papers a year. Weirdly, a bunch of these remain… »2/22/13 2:40pm2/22/13 2:40pm