Monthly Archives: May 2014

Peer Review as a Service: It’s not about the journal

This is a repost of an article I found very interesting, and is reproduced here with the permission of the authors Chris Lintott  Stuart Lynn, Robert Simpson  & Arfon Smith. The original post is at This post sets out … Continue reading

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Illustris: Creating A Virtual Universe

Illustris a bold collaborative project that is producing a cosmological simulation of galaxy formation, using a state of the art numerical code and a comprehensive physical model. It is an outstanding example of how advances in computing power enable groundbreaking … Continue reading

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