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Release more climate research data, urges academic

December 4, 2009 by Kath  
Filed under Expert Comment, Opinion, Policy

In the wake of hacked files from the Climate Research Unit, Darrel Ince, Professor of Computing at The Open University, says that scientists should release the program code used for computer simulations: “Software is notoriously difficult to make error-free— particularly scientific software.  Even software that has been produced by systems development companies with the highest [...]