The Science category includes proposals in subjects like the applied, natural, cognitive, formal, and social sciences.

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Do I have the permittion to advertise this proposal in other stackexchange sites?

Proposal: Geomatics and Remote Sensing I've been thinking about advertising this definition in othe stackexchange sites like: Geographical Information Systems Cross Validated Earth Sciences ...
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Agqregate GIS stackexchange with this proposal and create Geomatics stackexchange site

Proposal: Geomatics and Remote Sensing Regarding this discussion, I have an idea for my proposal. I think it will be better if we aggregate this with Geographic Information Systems and name the ...
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An errata database is a perfect combination to Math Review

Proposal: Math Review If after one settles the questions concerning a possible typo and after having a hard times reading an obscure passage, one should be encoraged to publish the typo on a ...
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Is this a duplicate of Mathematics Educators?

Proposal: K-12 Mathematics This seems to be a duplicate of Mathematics Educators, currently in the beta phase. From their on-topic page: The community welcomes questions on teaching mathematics ...
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Proposal: Math Review - Isn't math.stackexchange.com close enough?

What do you think about this proposal? Isn't http://math.stackexchange.com/ close enough? Proposal: Math Review
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Alternative: Set up our own Discourse site

Scott Chamberlain and I were discussing this on Twitter and Scott suggested setting up a Discourse site which we'd have full control over. There are more details in a gist Scott wrote which you can ...
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What's the purpose of the site?

Proposal: Open Science Having seen the first startup of Open Science, I was kind of disappointed. I didn't see much for quality in questions, nor answers. However, what has really confused me the ...
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Alternative: migrate to academia.stackexchange.com?

An alternative way for our community may be not to wait for another "define-commit-private beta iteration", but to use increase the visibility of Open Science agenda at Academia Stack Exchange site. ...
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The second start up: What can we do better?

Proposal: Open Science This is the second startup for an Open Science site: I'm here to ask, what elements went wrong, and what can we do to improve, or make sure that they don't repeat themselves in ...
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Science Books a duplicate of Writers?

Proposal: Science Books We already have Writers.SE, which ought to help with most aspects of writing, including those of writing science-related books. And most questions about the science about one ...
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Social Psychology

Proposal: Psychology Would social psychology be on topic for this proposal?
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How does this differ from physics.se?

Proposal: physical theories It looks to me like everything on-topic for this proposed site would be on-topic for physics.stackexchange.com -- except for the "discussion" bit, which is off-topic ...
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Why do we need a separate image processing site?

Proposal: ** Image Processing and Computer Vision** Signal processing already caterers for image processing and computer vision and it doesn't get much traffic.
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Biostars already exists and appears to be somewhat successful

Proposal: Bioinformatics I would like to see a rationale for a Bioinformatics Stack Exchange site in a world where Biostars already exists. I'm not saying it is therefore a bad idea, but there have ...
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Is there a site dedicated to heart health and diseases?

Is there a site for discussing health issues and diseases related to heart? Heart diseases are one of the most important cause of morbidity and mortality. I think there should be a site dedicated to ...
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How are are we to distinguish between Open Science and some of the related fields that may already have sites?

Proposal: Open Science Preamble Science can refer to several topics listed in other Stack Exchange sites. There are a few questions pointing to similarities between (for example) Open Data, however ...
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Add “Image Processing” to the Name - Image Processing and Computer Vision

Proposal: Computer Vision Could you make the name of the proposal - Image Processing and Computer Vision? It would be great and will bring more people. The 2 fields have a lot in common, mainly the ...
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Should I propose a site for Natural Language Processing?

The problem with Natural Language Processing is that this topic is currently spread over at least 4 sites of the Network, including Stackoverflow, Data Science, Cross Validated and Linguistics. ...
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Can questions about programming details be asked?

Proposal: Computer Vision Should the questions regarding implementation in a specific library (eg OpenCV) be allowed? (or should they referred to other existing programming sites)
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Is medicine.SE needed in addition to health.SE?

Proposal: Medicine I have been participating in the private beta of the health.SE site, and it’s looking like it will become public soon. It has been quite active. However, at least so far, the ...
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questions about Bioinformatics's history

Proposal: Bioinformatics Can questions related to Bioinformatics's history be asked on this proposal?
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Subset of computational science

Wouldn't this be a subset of the Computational Science site that is currently in beta? Proposal: Bioinformatics
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Why a new community about Computational Quantum Chemistry?

Proposal: Computational Quantum Chemistry Computational Quantum Chemistry is an active topic since almost 100 years and has driven development of both hardware and software (see e.g. Hartree). This ...
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Shouldn't Chaos Theory and Non-Linear Dynamics go into the already existing Physics SE?

Shouldn't Chaos Theory and Non-Linear Dynamics go into the already existing Physics SE? Choas Theory and non-linear dynamics are branches of physics.
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What is the SE stance on the 'Science Exchange' proposal?

Proposal: Science Exchange The proposal for Science Exchange is a little outside the box. But has gained 17 followers in a week. The proposal is NOT question & answer based but does have the ...
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What kind of questions do we want for this proposal?

Proposal: Science's area51 This proposal is different than others, in many ways. As I have mentioned here, one way is that it's quite difficult to come up with questions that help define this ...
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Rename to eg. “Open Peer Review” or “Science Exchange”

Proposal: Science's area51 Victor made a good point. Science's area51 is not the most appealing name for the proposed site. An alternative would be Open Peer Review or Science Exchange. Both are ...
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Should the number of commits depend on the category the article is published in?

Proposal: Science's area51 If, as it is suggested here in Science's area51, an article needs to gather enough people to commit to it, articles that are proposed in categories with less activity might ...
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It's a long shot, but this could lead to something great

Proposal: Science Exchange Some explanations to this proposal are needed: Please note the UPDATE below... The idea is simple: Science Exchange would be structured very much like area51 is. Instead ...
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Open Science is a duplicate (subset) of academia.SE

Proposal: Open Science I'm going to go further than the related question Should open science questions just be asked on academia.SE? I can't see any reason why this isn't a subset of Academia.SE, ...
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Do we need an official statistics Stack Overflow? Isn't the statistics “Cross Validated” board enough?

Just to throw this out there: is it better to latch onto one of these established boards for statistics, and encourage people to ask questions there, rather than trying to establish a whole new ...
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What is the potential overlap between Open Source and Open Science?

Proposals: Open Source and Open Science As far as I can tell, there is a significant overlap between Open Source and Open Science. Where exactly does this overlap lie and will this be a problem? As ...
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Is this only about the Latin language or also about its contexts?

Proposal: Latin Language Should this site be only about the Latin language, its grammar and its styles? Or are questions about its context also ontopic: Latin literature (eg discussion of various ...
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Proper Content in questions about Paradoxes

Proposal: Science & Math Paradoxes Concern: Users may just post minimal information about their paradox. Constant editing of posts (due to new research by others) and insufficient moderators ...
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Upvote System - Function with Paradoxes?

Proposal: Science & Math Paradoxes Why upvotes don't work with paradoxes: An upvote is supposed to be used for high quality questions, or questions that can apply to a large audience. But in ...
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Are questions about paradoxes answerable?

Proposal: Science & Math Paradoxes Considering this proposal is all about paradoxes, would it be possible to mark the answer to a paradox? They are paradoxes: questions that can't really be ...
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Is “Futuristic Technology” the best title possible?

Proposal: Futuristic Technology The word "futuristic" is somewhat opinion-based (iPads are futuristic to my grandmother), and a rapidly moving target (iPads used to be futuristic to everyone). It's ...
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Duplicate of Earth Science?

What makes Flat Earth Studies stand out from the existing Beta site Earth Science?
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When will Economics start private beta?

Proposal: Economics Now that Economics has fulfilled it's commitment requirements, and it says 'lauching private beta soon...' - when exactly will this be? What is required to do before then?
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The existence of answers.opencv

This site http://answers.opencv.org works exactly the same as any stackexchange site. I was thinking of creating a proposal about opencv here given that questions are so many that they could sustain ...
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Mathjax in private Beta already

Proposal: Economics Ahem... I understand that MathJax is not automatically implemented in all new SE sites, because it burdens the system in various ways. I am currently reading the relevant thread ...
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Medical Biotechnology stackExchange [duplicate]

Can We made a Medical Biotechnology stackExchange? I dont know how to give a proposal to suggest that. if anyone like to made it please help us to do that
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Duplicate of [ENTER EVERY STACK EXCHANGE SITE HERE]

Proposal: Homework A huge part of this proposal is dedicated to answering questions already answerable by other proposals. If this proposal were to be centered around getting help with how to ...
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Who is this proposal for?

Proposal: Psychology Some SE sites pride themselves on only being for "experts" and professional, and quickly close any beginner questions (naming no names); while others allow beginner/non-expert ...
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Should normative (economic) questions be allowed?

Proposal: Economics Should we allow normative questions on the site or will they be too prone to political debate?
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Are questions about the teaching of economics on topic?

Proposal: Economics Suppose I have a question like What is an intuitive way to explain the difference between Hicksian and Marshallian demand to intermediate undergraduates? or What are the ...
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LaTeX support for economics Stack Exchange [closed]

Proposal: Economics What is the likelihood that we can get LaTeX enabled for the Economics Stack Exchange beta (as it is on the TeX SE, Math SE, and others)? Does anyone with a better knowledge of ...
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Interstack Trade and the Inefficiency of Autarky

Proposal: Economics Are there any related stack exchanges we could establish mutually beneficial relationships with? Or broadening the question, communities at large? For other SE's, would a ...
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Would this be a partial duplicate of Computational Science?

Proposal: Physics homework questions Computational Science's Tour page says, Computational Science is a question and answer site for questions and answers about computational methods used in ...
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Isn't psychology a subset of cognitive science?

Proposal: Psychology seems to be covered by Cog Sci: