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Should technology- and engineering-education be on topic?

Proposal: Science Educators What reasons are there to include technology & engineering questions? What reasons are there not to include these?
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Astronautical is covered by Space.SE

Proposal: Astronautical Engineering See Space Exploration this appears to be a duplicate.
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Preventing Political Debates

Proposal: Economics I am excited about the possibility of having an exchange on the study of economics, but I am concerned that many of the questions will become debates. The realm of economics is ...
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Your favourite example of artificial life

Proposal: Artificial Life New followers are flooding in at a rate of over 1 per month, and yet we still have very few example questions to define the scope of our site. Only 21% of followers have ...
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Should History of Math, Science and Technology be on one Site?

Proposal: History of Science and Mathematics Math, Science and technology are obviously linked but they are also fairly divergent in methodology and history. Methodologically, Math is deductive, ...
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What kind of questions should be asked on Metaphysics site?

What kind of topics should be point of focus on Metaphysics site? Proposal: Metaphysics
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Do we need even more math-related stackexchange sites?

Proposal: Mathematical ideas We already have Mathematics Mathoverflow Mathematics Educators How many more stackexchange sites about math do we need?
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Why so specific?

Proposal: Precision agriculture I must admit that I don't know anything about this topic, but it sounds quite specific to me. Stackexchange hasn't a general agriculture site yet. I also wouldn't know ...
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Isn't this just another catch-all site?

Proposal: Ask Reference Isn't this just another catch-all site?
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Would Scientific Experimentation be a duplicate of the other science sites?

Proposal: Scientific Experimentation I started the Scientific Experimentation proposal as a test, to see if people thought experimental science was well-represented. It's been doing okay, but ...
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Rubik's Cube in scope at Puzzling

Proposal: Rubik's Cube There are 18 existing questions at Puzzling including What is the most efficient method to solve a Rubik's cube?
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Should this include unofficial sizes (e.g. 9x9x9)?

Proposal: Rubik's Cube I think it should, as they are all based on the same principal design, and it is useless to create another SE site just for those.
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What about a site for Maple

There is a site for Mathematica which seems very active. Maple does have Mapleprimes.com which is a whole mix of stuff and not so active. I'd think that both systems get wide use. I have my own ...
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Would this be a duplicate of Physics SE?

Proposal: Physics homework questions How would this site not be a duplicate of Physics SE? True, that isn't a check-my-work site, but homework questions are still very much on-topic.
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What sites and what tags already cover the questions inteded for this site?

Proposal: Wet Lab for Biological Sciences User jonsca has made a comment suggesting using tags on existing sites instead of creating a new site. I would guess there is a fair amount of material that ...
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The site should be “labrats.stackexchange.com” and be aimed at all lab related topics

Proposal: Wet Lab for Biological Sciences I think it is unnecessary to focus on biology exclusively. Many aspects of working in a lab (such as organizing your workplace, safety measures, interactions ...
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Why was Cosmology closed as a duplicate of Astronomy?

Proposal: Cosmology Cosmology and Astronomy are completely different, any Astronomer or Cosmologist will tell you, they are seperate fields of physics, Cosmology is the study of the beginning, the ...
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Relationship of Open Science to Open Data?

Proposals: Open Science and Open Data There is an existing beta called Open Data. It's been around for about 16 months, and looks like it could use a hand in generating critical mass. I'm not an ...
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Shall Metaphysics also handle all matters regarding occultism and the esoteric?

The proposal description says for those interested in the metaphysics, extrasensory perception (ESP), metaphysical cosmology, paranormal, energy manipulation, psychokinesis, occult abilities, ...
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This proposal & Physics.SE

Proposal: Low Temperature Experiment Physics currently allows for questions on experiments (tag info links): experimental physics experimental techniques experimental technology with about 870 ...
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What distinguishes “Evidence Based” from other science proposals?

What should be the characteristics of the proposal “Evidence based” that make it different from other scientific SE proposals and sites?
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Is Philosophy of Science on topic on History of Science and Mathematics?

Proposal: History of Science and Mathematics There was a previous History of Science proposal, but I don't know what happened to it. On that proposal, there was a discussion about whether the ...
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Would Theoretical and Applied Mechanics questions also be appropriate on the Engineering proposal?

Proposal: Theoretical and Applied Mechanics Engineering I'm not an expert in mechanics, but I'm thinking there's a good chance for a lot of overlap between these proposals. Not to say the Mechanics ...
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Is a site about Paradoxes broad enough?

Proposal: Science & Math Paradoxes It seems to me that, although there are many paradoxes, the scope of this proposal is very narrow. After a few months the conversation would start to dry up. ...
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“Computer Vision” vs “Computer Vision and Image Processing”?

Proposal: Computer Vision What do you think about changing "Computer Vision" to "Computer Vision and Image Processing"? Thanks. P/s: Which tags should be used for questions like this? Thanks for ...
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Won't this proposal lead to arguments that are not good for Stack Exchange sites?

Proposal: Science and Religions I feel that science and religion have little connection and questions on this site would lead to arguments between scientifically minded people and religiously minded ...
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What can stackexchange offer for a topic such as this that webmd and other sites can not.

Proposal: Reproductive Medicine and Fertility I wouldn't want this to be a forum for patients to post their medical questions, would like this to be more academic and a place for real information. ...
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Halfway there! Go team!

Proposal: Economics Good work, committment phase for this proposal is growing steadily. Just wondering, how are people learning about this proposal?
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“Philosophy of science” is on-topic at Philosophy.SE

Proposal: Philosophy of science A Stack Exchange site, Philosophy Stack Exchange, already exists which covers your proposal. What is the rationale behind giving "Philosophy of science" its own ...
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Generalize the site

Proposal: History of Science and Mathematics Can we just go ahead and make this site a site for the history of academics, it is much more general and would attract more people to this site.
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How to add 'sixth' example question in a proposal?

Proposal: Psychology 11 months ago, when I proposed psychology, I created 5 example question. Each of the 5 example question I created scored more than 10 upvotes. Now I want to add a new question. ...
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Why some users are using comments to answer example questions?

Proposal: Psychology Some users are using comments to answer example questions instead of deciding whether they should in considered in scope of a proposal. Why?
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Perhaps we need people to ask more questions

Proposal: Network Science We are at 81 followers and only 39 example questions. It can't be that there are only these questions to be asked. It would help if those of us who didn't ask example ...
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There is already an academia and biology stackexchange

I think this proposed side already exists, see http://academia.stackexchange.com/ and http://biology.stackexchange.com/ Proposal: Wet Lab for Biological Sciences
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여기서는 LaTeX 문법으로 수식을 작성할 수 없나요? How to use LaTeX codes in here?

이 사이트에서는 $--$나 $$---$$를 사용할 수 없나요? Proposal: Mathematics in Korean (수학)
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Merge Computer Vision with Computer Graphics, and call it Computer Graphics, Vision and Imaging

Proposal: Computer Graphics Proposal: Computer Vision I know that the Computer Vision proposal is in the Science category and the Computer Graphics proposal is in the Technology category. Reasons: ...
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Which religion are we talking about?

Proposal: Science and Religions Most of the example question which actually talk about some religion are actually just related to Hinduism... Which religion are we talking about actually? And if it ...
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어떻게 사람들을 모을 수 있을까요? How can we gather support?

Proposal: Mathematics in Korean (수학) 성공하려면 많은 사람들의 관심과 지원이 필요합니다. 효과적으로 홍보할 방안이 필요합니다.
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KMSE에서 가능한 질문들에 대한 논의 Needs to discuss what's accepted in KMSE

Proposal: Mathematics in Korean (수학) 제가 따로 홍보를 하지 않았는데 팔로 해주신 분들이 있어서 놀랐습니다. 아마도 KSE에서 오신 것 같기도 한데, KMSE를 홍보하고 구체적으로 진행하는 것은 KSE 진행 상황을 보아가며 하게 될 것 같습니다. 일단 "Example Question"에는 앞으로 KMSE를 열었다면 올릴만한 ...
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Duplicate of Health?

Proposal: First Aid This looks like a sub-set of Health
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Questions about various diets

Proposal: Nutrition Are questions about various diets on-topic here? Vegetarisnism Veganism Paleo diets Culture-specific diets (halal, kosher) and others
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If 'Engineering' is approved could we ask all of our material science questions there?

This is more of a gray area than mechanical, chemical, or civil engineering. Material science is frequently cast in the college of engineering at different universities. It consists, however, of a ...
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Please add questions to this proposal

Proposal: Science and Religions Hi, I am from Hindu religion. I have many thoughts which disturb my mind when I read mythological stories related to Hinduism. I think somehow they are attached to ...
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Astrophotography - new StackExchange

There are several forums around that are devoted to astrophotography. It would seem a natural for a a stack exchange on this subject.
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Have you used all 5 of your votes?

Proposal: Open Science At present there are 76 followers which means a total of 76 * 5 = 380 votes available, but less than 200 votes have been used (unless an awful lot of up and down votes ...
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When did Area 51 go full-on X-Files?

http://area51.stackexchange.com/proposals/72406/possession-study-of http://area51.stackexchange.com/proposals/72176/exopolitics http://area51.stackexchange.com/proposals/72074/ancient-alien-theory ...
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Is there any site for questions about wildlife?

I was looking for a site where I could ask questions about wildlife, such as species identification. As far as I can see, such site is not yet available. If I were to propose a new site for this, ...
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Need serious clarification on what 'Logics' mean

Proposal: Logics I am simply not getting the point of this proposal(No offense!). What do you mean by 'Logics' ? Does 'Logic' have a plural form? Also what kind of questions are expected? It seems ...
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How can we attract some expert users here?

Proposal: Economics I personally don't read/post on economics blogs at the moment, (it's one of those things I intend to do). I think the scope of this blog is perfect for SE, and stands to be a ...
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How do we make this stand alone?

Proposal: Ancient Alien Theory There will be a lot of overlap between this proposal and Extraterrestrial Life and Mythology. How can this be made strong enough to stand alone?