Teaching basic lab skills
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Nature Article on Scientific Programming

Nature has just published an article by Zeeya Merali titled "Computational science: ...Error" that looks at what's wrong with scientific computing today. Software Carpentry gets a mention, along with some of the scientists who are trying to raise awareness and standards. And in a companion article, Nick Barnes makes the case for scientists publishing their research software. Here's hoping both will be widely read.