Could digital badges clarify the roles of co-authors?
November 3, 2014
The role of co-authors on scientific papers is often not clear and thus the work of junior scientists is often undermined. Digital badges, however, could be used to clarify these co-author's roles within the research conducted, providing a fairer way of distributing contributorship. The whole news article was published on the news site of Science Magazine. You can access it here.