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Mash-Up This! Science Communication’s Image Problem


The promised Information Economy based on creative culture is a sweatshop. Award winning illustrators, fine artists, photographers, cartoonists and animators are routinely ripped off, mashed-up, and reshared without attribution, let alone money. “But it’s always been this way!” “Good luck changing the whole internet!”  It wasn’t supposed to be this way, and creators don’t have [...]

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How a Martian Goddess Changed My Mind About Copyright


Creative Commons Habits Are Hard to Break Creative Commons Licences are Good Things, in my estimation. I’ve had one on my personal art blog The Flying Trilobite since almost the very beginning. There are different grades of Creative Commons Licences (CCL), and like many artists, I’ve stuck with the most restrictive one. Without giving you [...]

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