So, 2020 has been off to an interesting start. The “OpenCon saga” pretty much crippled me professionally. I have spent the last 5 months in isolation m…
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On 28 November 2019, I initiated a GDPR (General Data Protection Regulations) data access request to OpenCon (SPARC). On 27 March 2020 they responded. …
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I've made a new playlist on Soundcloud that comprises a number of simple introductory meditation practices. I consider this to be a step in my own pers…
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SOURCE UNESCO on 30 March hosted an online meeting of representatives of ministries in charge of science all over the world. Participants included 77 m…
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A toxic academic bullying culture has evolved from whispers in university corridors to infiltrating social media spaces. A recent report by the Wellcom…
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As I am sure many of you are aware, the last 5 months of my life got kinda transformed by a public statement from Opencon. Thousands of people were eng…
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Many of us are currently in self-isolation mode, at home, and probably a little bored and frustrated. There is probably no better time for all of us to…
Jon Tennant
Many of us are currently in self-isolation mode, at home, and probably a little bored and frustrated. There is probably no better time for all of us to…
Jon Tennant
Many of us are currently in self-isolation mode, at home, and probably a little bored and frustrated. There is probably no better time for all of us to…
Jon Tennant
Many of us are currently in self-isolation mode, at home, and probably a little bored and frustrated. There is probably no better time for all of us to…
Jon Tennant
A friend sent me this video below recently, about an event called Nyepi, and it immediately resonated with me. With most of the world in 'self-isolatio…
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Source: Tennant, J. P., Illingworth, S., Stewart, I., and von Elverfeldt, K.: Editorial: Geoscience in a time of pandemics, Geosci. Commun., 3, 71–72, …
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