PLOS Science Wednesday on RedditScience

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Responding to Climate Change Collection

PLOS ONE highlights efforts from a range of disciplines on mitigating and adapting to the effects of changing climate.  Image credit: Kathryn Hansen, NASA

Peer Review BC (Before Citations)

Post by PLOS Absolutely Maybe blogger Hilda Bastian, editor of PubMed Health and PubMed Commons. Image credit: Charles Darwin by George Richmond, Wikimedia Commons


PLOS Suite of Journals and Blogs

PLOS ONE PLOS Biology PLOS Medicine PLOS Comp Bio PLOS Genetics PLOS NTDs PLOS Pathogens HTML Map

Latest News

To the Extensive Review Community: Thank You!
In 2014, PLOS published more than 33,000 articles; each one required participation from at least one of the 90,000+ contributors involved in the peer review process across the PLOS suite... Full article
March 10, 2015
UK Researchers Consider PLOS Publications Among Their Best
Data published in the UK’s 2014 Research Excellence Framework (REF) demonstrate that UK scientists are not only publishing in Open Access journals, but regard their PLOS articles among their best... Full article
February 27, 2015
PLOS statement on peer review manipulation
Biomed Central recently uncovered attempts to deceive editors and undermine the peer review process of papers at several of their journals (see their original statement and update). The reviewers suggested... Full article
January 23, 2015

Open Access Resources and Materials

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Ten Simple Rules Collection


RT @NenaAntic: "..how communities validate, discuss, and disseminate #science ." http://t.co/UnDx1KjuAb v. @PLOS #openscience #openaccess #nauka
Homo sap is now a GMO. Shall we edit the genes of human embryos? @Tamfecit @Plosblogs http://t.co/iLV0ST5QgC
@DrEpid @MrEpid Congrats Atif from @PLOSBLOGS!
A big picture look at the future of science by @CameronNeylon #SciComm #OpenAccess @PLOSBLOGS http://t.co/4abDkIkw5S
Future of Science Lies in an Understanding of Our Past, Boyle's Law in a Networked World @CameronNeylon #SciComm blog http://t.co/rr9iqHCfDq