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Big data, bigger dilemmas: A critical review
The recent interest in Big Data has generated a broad range of new academic, corporate, and policy practices along with an evolving debate among its proponents, detractors, and skeptics. While theExpand
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Interpreting "altmetrics": viewing acts on social media through the lens of citation and social theories
More than 30 years after Cronin's seminal paper on "the need for a theory of citing" (Cronin, 1981), the metrics community is once again in need of a new theory, this time one for so-calledExpand
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Tweets as impact indicators: Examining the implications of automated “bot” accounts on Twitter
This brief communication presents preliminary findings on automated Twitter accounts distributing links to scientific articles deposited on the preprint repository arXiv. It discusses the implicationExpand
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Harlequin duck population recovery following the 'Exxon Valdez' oil spill: progress, process and constraints
Following the 1989 'Exxon Valdez' oil spill in Prince William Sound, Alaska, we studied the status of recovery of harlequin duck Histrionicus histrionicus populations during 1995 to 1998. WeExpand
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CORRELATES OF HARLEQUIN DUCK DENSITIES DURING WINTER IN PRINCE WILLIAM SOUND, ALASKA
Abstract We evaluated relationships of Harlequin Duck (Histrionicus histrionicus) densities to habitat attributes, history of habitat contamination by the 1989 Exxon Valdez oil spill, and preyExpand
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Comparison of the Effects and Performance of Four Types of Radiotransmitters for Use With Scoters
Abstract Radiotransmitters are widely used in wildlife ecology, often providing data that cannot be collected using other methods. However, negative effects have been associated with the use ofExpand
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CORRELATES OF HARLEQUIN DUCK DENSITIES DURING WINTER IN PRINCE WILLIAM SOUND, ALASKA
Abstract We evaluated relationships of Harlequin Duck (Histrionicus histrionicus) densities to habitat attributes, history of habitat contamination by the 1989 Exxon Valdez oil spill, and preyExpand
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Bald eagle survival and population dynamics in Alaska after the Exxon Valdez oil spill
We investigated age-specific annual survival rates for 159 bald eagles (Haliaeetus Leucocephalus) radiotagged from 1989 to 1992 in Prince William Sound (PWS), Alaska. We monitored radio-tagged eaglesExpand
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Astrophysicists’ Conversational Connections on Twitter
Because Twitter and other social media are increasingly used for analyses based on altmetrics, this research sought to understand what contexts, affordance use, and social activities influence theExpand
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Astrophysicists on Twitter: An in-depth analysis of tweeting and scientific publication behavior
Purpose – The purpose of this paper is to analyze the tweeting behavior of 37 astrophysicists on Twitter and compares their tweeting behavior with their publication behavior and citation impact toExpand
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