Tagged: big science

Big data + Big science = Big health - Kidney Punch

John Pickering Feb 03, 2017

Big data and big science are buzz phrases in health research at the moment.  It is not at all apparent what the exact definition of these are or should be and whether they will be short lived in our lexicon, but I think it reasonable to assume that where there is buzz there is honey. Big Data I think of … Read More

Big science vs small science - Visibly Shaken

Peter Griffin May 21, 2013

We hear a lot about “big science” these days – the Large Hadron Collider being a prime example of science on a vast and hugely expensive scale. What are some of the big science projects of history – and how do they compare to relatively “small science” projects when it comes to the knowledge they have generated for mankind? … Read More