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News from Australia

Damien Irving summed up Software Carpentry activities in Australia in a short talk at PyCon Australia last week, and talked a bit as well about lesson...
August 13, 2014


I took part in a meeting about sustainable scientific software at last month's SciPy conference. Much of it was taken up with discussion of getting ...
August 04, 2014

Summer Sprint Summary

Last week, the Mozilla Science Lab hosted its first-ever global sprint. Dozens of people joined in from 18 cities (and a few from home) to work for ...
July 29, 2014

Summer Sprint FAQ

The Mozilla Science Lab's first-ever two-day sprint is less than three weeks away, so here's a short FAQ to tell you who can take part and how. ...
July 21, 2014