🚗 MetroPEMS is starting in September 2020. Our EU-funded project will focus on improving the traceability of , particle number and exhaust flow for portable emission measurement systems ()


Dear fellows,
There is a new instance dedicated to scientists :labcoat:
In case you are interested:

"We do know social distancing reduces the risk of transmitting the virus by 90%, and wearing masks decreases the risk by 65%."

COVID-19 transmission patterns only seem explainable by aerosols

Prof. Jose-Luis Jimenez, Univ of Colorado at Boulder


Hay poca evidencia sobre el contagio de a través de vía aérea () pero es suficiente para considerar esta posibilidad 😷


Más de 200 científicos de aerosoles llaman a la @WHO a considerar seriamente la transmisión de por partículas suspendidas, especialmente en espacios cerrados.


Jorge S :ScientistsForFuture: boosted

List of GNU Distros on Mastodon

Please help me share.

- Ubuntu @ubuntu
- Ubuntu MATE @ubuntumate
- Kubuntu @Kubuntu
- Xubuntu @xubuntu
- Lubuntu @lubuntu
- Ubuntu Studio @ubuntustudio - Mint @linuxmint
- Debian @debian
- openSUSE @opensuse
- PureOS @purism
- GuixSD @guix
- Manjaro @manjarolinux
- OpenMandriva @OpenMandriva
- elementary OS @elementary
- MX @mxlinux

Not joined yet:
- Fedora
- Red Hat
- CentOS
- Trisquel
- Mageia
- ...

#linux #gnu #freesw: I wish all join Mastodon.

George Monbiot en conversatorio en Oxford:
Commercial fishing is far more devasting to oceans than plastic pollution.


Jorge S :ScientistsForFuture: boosted

George Monbiot en conversatorio en Oxford:
Producción de proteínas debe sacarse del sistema agrícola y producirse industrialmente usando microorganismos.


Listening now:
George Monbiot in conversation: Can we feed the world without devouring the planet?


Jorge S :ScientistsForFuture: boosted


@jorge posted a quite interesting #webinar #shortcourse on how to handle data efficiently with #rstats

• data management plans
• version control
• R for reproducible data manipulation
• working on clusters
• data publication

#shateEGU20 #FAIRprinciples #tidyverse #dplyr #broom #tidyr #purrr #readr #ggplot2 #markdown #git #spatialdata

Jorge S :ScientistsForFuture: boosted

Academic job market survey 

Remember that preprint revealing what a mess job applications are in academia?


The authors are now starting with part two of the study and are looking for people who submitted applications to faculty positions in the past year


Jorge S :ScientistsForFuture: boosted

: Handling your data efficiently from planning to reuse–tips & tools to save time & nerves :rstats:


Jorge S :ScientistsForFuture: boosted

"Lo que está en duda no es la presencia de anticuerpos, sino qué nivel de anticuerpos en sangre confiere inmunidad contra la enfermedad y cuánto tiempo dura esa inmunidad."

#covid19 #coronavirus


Jorge S :ScientistsForFuture: boosted

Introducing Inkscape 1.0! After a little over three years in development, we're excited to launch this long-awaited version for Windows and Linux (and the macOS preview) Watch the release video (inkscape.org/release-video-1-0) and download it here: inkscape.org/release/inkscape-

Note: If the download link doesn't work, check back a little later. The files are being propagated across our CDN.

Anyone here following the share online sessions?

Jorge S :ScientistsForFuture: boosted

Hallo liebes #Fediverse!

Wir sind #Senfcall und bieten #Datenschutz-freundliche Videokonferenzen mit #BigBlueButton an - ganz ohne Anmeldung!

Wir sind Studierende aus #Darmstadt und #Karlsruhe, die zeigen wollen, dass es auch Alternativen zu den propritären Anbietern gibt, die Zuverlässigkeit und #Privatsphäre vereinen.

Schaut auf unserer Website vorbei und probiert es einfach mal aus.

Wir freuen uns auf euch!

#Introduction #Vorstellung #Neuhier #OpenSource #FreeSoftware #Hosting

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