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This is not an isolated issue [...] it also affects members of other groups whose names do not conform to a “first-name last-name” norm. And insisting on being able to present our names as we choose [...] is a matter of respect for our identities science.sciencemag.org/content

Hello @ZENODO_ORG@twitter.com , is it possible to have a collaborative community (i.e. several curators within the same community)? I haven't found a way to add extra curators to mine.

Saw the news that Tesla is now accepting Bitcoin payments for cars, so I looked up some figures and did some math.

According to Tesla's own figures, a Model 3 saves 30 tons of CO2 emissions over its lifetime compared to a traditional car. A Model 3 costs 0.69-1.21 BTC. Mining one BTC results in 257 tons of CO2 emissions.

For the next time someone tells you Elon Musk is saving the planet.

needed: I can't install any packages using renv in my Windows machine: community.rstudio.com/t/cant-i

Anyone can give me advice on that, please?

The impacts for the global economy of such a "small" act like that are still resonating a week later 's obstruction. And growing.
ft.com/content/87cb4674-6db7-4

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It seems that someone had an epiphany after reading @profdavidharvey@twitter.com, giving a new dimension to "Think globally, act locally"

RT @IGSD_UoW@twitter.com

Heavy rainfall in Feb. caused severe flooding with a devastating impact on the people in the state of Acre in Brazil. In response, the @waterproof_data@twitter.com & @IGSD_UoW@twitter.com teams collaborated to rapidly map the state. The maps will support disaster response & planning 1/3

🐦🔗: twitter.com/IGSD_UoW/status/13

RT @a_gilardi5@twitter.com

I'm happy to announce that {osmextract}, an R📦to match, download, convert, and read Open Street Map data is now on CRAN 🎉🎉🚀

git repo: github.com/ropensci/osmextract
website: docs.ropensci.org/osmextract/i

Joint work with @robinlovelace@twitter.com

🐦🔗: twitter.com/a_gilardi5/status/

And, of course, I would like to thank the editor, @lunavives@twitter.com, for her comments, which enriched the text, and for her willingness and hard work. All in all, it has been a very positive experience.

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Finally, the article is part of a special issue for @ACMEJournal@twitter.com on the social production of habitat and urban commons, coordinated by Cecilia Zapata and Ibán Díaz Parra (whom we thank for letting us be part of it).

acme-journal.org/index.php/acm

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I'll leave the rest of the results and conclusions to you, as the text is better developed (and deals with more things that don't fit here): acme-journal.org/index.php/acm (unfortunately, only in Spanish)

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Some important findings from the text are:
1) participatory ≠ common
2) theory ≈ praxis
3) the precariousness (economic, but also legal) of the casts doubt on the 3rd way, hindering its capacity for real transformation.

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Finally, we conducted a case study analysis in that allows us to contrast abstract discourses with effective practices. Specifically, we focus on land ownership and access, institutionalisation and collaboration with public and private entities.

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We then set out the legal-political logics behind the terms "private", "public" and "common". Each one with different implications that significantly condition the possibilities and capacities of participatory and communal practices.

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In order to do so, we first develop the way in which European public administrations have conceived the model of participatory urban planning, highlighting the specific place and role played by citizen participation in programmes such as or the .

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My last article, written with my colleague and friend Jorge León, for @ACMEJournal@twitter.com.
In it, we analyse how fit into European public law, questioning the viability of the 3rd way (neither public nor private).
acme-journal.org/index.php/acm

RT @GISRUK@twitter.com

The first webinar is on! Elena Demidova, University of Bonn • Semantic geographic knowledge on a world-scale – interlinking OpenStreetMap and knowledge graphs • 25 mar 2021 • 14:00 GMT • 📈🗺️🧭 @gisruk@twitter.com Register at eventbrite.co.uk/e/gisruk-onli

🐦🔗: twitter.com/GISRUK/status/1362

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