Story | Aug 5, 2013 | 1:07 PM
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Story | Dec 4, 2013 | 2:30 PMIn some respects, the 30th annual Sundance Film Festival offers a snapshot of the ways in which the independent film scene has dramatically shifted over the past three decades, said fest director John Cooper, from an ever-widening talent pool to an increasingly sophisticated range of technologies available to filmmakers and distributors. In particular, the slate of 117 features (96 of them world premieres) set to unspool Jan. 16-26 in Park City, Utah, culled from a healthy 12,218 submissions, showcase the form at a new level of maturity -- more diverse and welcoming to new filmmakers than ever, but also more exacting in terms of quality.
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Story | Jan 16, 2013 | 9:32 PM
Research wants to be free. Not free to perform. Quality academic research requires the sustained efforts of well-paid personnel and, at times, the use of expensive equipment. Not free to archive. Storing the results and analysis of peer-reviewed studies...
Story | Jan 14, 2013 | 4:32 PM
UPDATED TUESDAY MORNING The public directly and indirectly subsidizes an awful lot of academic research on the theory that knowledge is an important public good. So the public should have access to it! We should be able to arrange the...