Using the Bitcoin Blockchain for Reproducible, Trustworthy and Open Science

[This post is by Ilias el Mzouri about his Master project] The project ‘Using the Bitcoin Blockchain for Reproducible, Trustworthy and Open Science’ was prepared to examine whether publication bias can be reduced through the pre-announcement of studies and the use of the blockchain technology. A proof-of-concept was designed in the form of a prototype (i.e. a prospective system called BlockScience) for both experimenters and open-post publication reviewers.

 

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