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The resurrection of MOOCs - a positive effect of the pandemic


2020 is not the most comfortable year for most of us.The pandemic pushed us to stay at home in quarantine, without seeing friends, family and even sun for long periods. The negative influence of…
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The depths of Scientific misinformation and fake news


This issue of CEITEC-Connect will always be special.It comes while we face an invisible but powerful threat: COVID19. We hear every day that we should keep distance and wash our hands – the rules…
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Video Games and Science Education


​Video games: Are they wasteful, or worthwhile?Well before video games were created, a link between games and education was already cultivated. As early as ancient Greece, sports were a popular…
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NACHRDB: Solving the puzzle of ion channel functioning


Can you recognize this famous painting? Can you tell me how many pieces, if any, are missing? I know it is next to impossible!​Interestingly, we faced quite a similar problem in our research.…
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ALTMETRICS: The future of research impact measures


​For over 40 years, publishing papers in a journal with high impact factor (IF) gauges a researcher’s success. "While IF reflects the number of citations, it does not reveal the overall impact…
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Benefits of Social media in Science


As of now, we have 4.4 billion internet users worldwide out of which 3.5 billion actively use social media ( scientists using social media? Are they aware of the benefits of social…
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