The Situ8 web portal was demonstrated as part of the OU’s OpenScience Lab launch, held at the Royal Society in London today. The launch was attended by over 150 delegates from academia, industry, funding bodies, the media, and scientific organisations such as the Royal Geographical Society, Earthwatch, British Antarctic Survey, Royal Society of Chemistry and the British Science Association.
More information about the launch – and the Situ8 demo – can be found on the ScienceOmega website. The OpenScience Lab website is at http://www.opensciencelab.ac.uk. The OpenScience Lab is an online platform for practical science and is jointed funded by The Open University and the Wolfson Foundation.