Google’s New Search Engine Could Solve a Major Problem in the Scientific Community
“Any random question you have — why platypuses produce milk if they lay eggs, Winona Ryder’s birthday, the name of that actor in that movie you saw in high school in one time — you can (probably) find the answer on Google.
In the past, scientists looking for datasets to use in their research? They didn’t have that luxury. The internet hosts millions of datasets, and the information they contain fuels the latest scientific research. But because these datasets exist across thousands of repositories, it’s not always easy for scientists to find the datasets they need.
Now researchers have the same option as your wandering mind: they can just check Google.
On Wednesday, Google launched Dataset Search…
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