we'd like to invite you to the "Hacking Science" project - creating a community of people interested in (and wanting to contribute to) open science, bottom-up scientific initiatives, new ways of collaborating and sharing knowledge etc. Read below for main idea and how you can get involved.
Academia today has many downsides. Its conservatism and rigid structure often stifle creativity; usually, not much space is left for bottom-up ideas e.g. in the spirit of "open source software" community. We want to focus on creating