Scientific peer review and publishing taking a turn for the better

A number of people have brought this recent article in the Economist to my attention. Some excerpts:

A new rapid review open source sci-journal from Nature

Maybe we won’t need the other new journal announced yesterday after all. From Slashdot.org: “Nature’s Publishing Group is launching a new journal, Scientific Reports, announced earlier this month. The press…

New journal launched

This new journal doesn’t seem to have the haughtiness seen by some other journals. I hope they provide letters suitable for framing. I suggest everyone submit a paper here at…