Author Archives: Matt Wedel

The last of what we need

Well, this is awkward. Once again we’ve let things lie fallow for far, far too long. We all (= Andy, Mike, and I) feel rotten about it, but more importantly, we now have a finite list of stuff that we … Continue reading

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Summertime, open ignorance, and finishing the project

Hi, all. Thanks for your patience this spring. Sorry we’ve let things lie fallow for so long. Many thanks to everyone for keeping things ticking over while we were AWOL. Like Andy said in the last post, it’s time to … Continue reading

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ODP on hiatus

Hi all, You may be justifiably wondering where the heck your feckless leaders are. The sad answer is that we’re temporarily swamped. Andy and I have been caught  up in the end-0f-school-year activities at our respective institutions, and Andy leaves … Continue reading

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Engineering the shiny digital future

This is slightly off-topic, but only slightly. Today ODP co-founder Mike Taylor had a paper published in the Bulletin of Zoological Nomenclature on the inevitability of electronic publication. You can read the paper here and some of Mike’s thoughts on … Continue reading

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