|Will on 17 Dec 2016 08:11:32 -0800|
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|Re: [PLUG] Wanted: volunteers with bandwidth, storage, coding skills to help save climate data|
On Fri, 16 Dec 2016 10:32:33 -0500
Rich Kulawiec <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
>If you have an interest in preserving a lot of scientific research
> Scientists are frantically copying U.S. climate data, fearing
> it might vanish under Trump
com/news/energy-environment/ wp/2016/12/13/scientists-are- frantically-copying-u-s- climate-data-fearing-it-might- vanish-under-trump/
>I've set up a mailing list to coordinate IT efforts to help out.
>Signup via climatedata-request@
firemountain.netor, if you prefer
>Mailman's web interface,
While I greatly respect you Rich, this whole thing seems a bit like
'the sky is falling' to me.
Does anyone /really/ think Trump would seize or delete their data?
That's seriously paranoid and weird. Why can't they just throw it up on
github or somewhere like that?
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