Scientists drown in a flood of pseudo-digitalized PDF articles and research is seriously flawed: results cannot be reproduced, peer-review is defunct, there is increasing redundancy. Global challenges (e.g. COVID19 pandemic) require interdisciplinarity and integrating bits and pieces from different disciplines. The ORKG connects various ideas, approaches, methods and results in machine-readable form. Thus, revealing new connections of knowledge and giving easy access to the state-of-the-art.
Tags: Artificial Intelligence, Citizen Science, Covid-19, Digitalisation, Diversity, Engineering, Open Access, Science Communication