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Wouldn't most of these questions be on-topic on Biology?

Proposal: Virology Considering the existence of a virus tag there, seems like these questions should be a good fit on the Bio stack.
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I want to propose a website “Gadget Geek” [duplicate]

I want to propose a website "Gadget Geek". There are so many technical websites on Stack Exchange. Why not have a generic geek website which lets us discuss and ask questions about gadgets, technical ...
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Should we be thinking of tags?

Proposal: Neuroscience I'm not sure how or if discussing tags is appropriate in this phase. Nonetheless, I imagine tags for specific software and hardware packages, like, bonsai, open e-phys, ...
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Is it duplicate of Astronomy Stack Exchange?

Proposal: The Moon Questions about the Moon are already having been posted in Astronomy Stack Exchange. For example here.
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help in physics homework

For students who have showed their efforts on the question can post their questions for help . by helping the life of students are changed. by posting homework questions on other physics sites are ...
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Would reposts of AI answers from other sites be acceptable?

Proposal: Artificial Intelligence It is clear that many people believe that this proposed site may fail to get out of private beta, mostly because this site has been proposed before, and that there ...
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What is the scope argument for a new site?

Proposal: Bioinformatics Bluntly put: why do we need a new site? There are already Computer Science, Computational Science, Crossvalidated, Biology, and Stackoverflow. I imagine that every ...
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Are you aware of Computer Science?

Proposal: Programming resources Are you aware of Computer Science? It is hard to tell what you mean with "algorithms and techniques", but algorithms and everything around them -- short of ...
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The example questions will not attract experts

Proposal: Artificial Intelligence I find that there is a fundamental problem with this proposal: the quality of example questions is very low and won't attract experts, yet they are upvoted. Here are ...
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How is this different than Mathematics?

Proposal: Mathematically Proven
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Recategorise as “Professional”

Proposal: Homeopathic Therapy The title of this proposal focuses the subject on "therapy", which I read as the application of homeopathic principles, rather than scientific research into whether ...
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'Neuroscience' is possible duplicate of 'Cognitive Sciences'

Proposal: Neuroscience duplicate of 'Cognitive Sciences' and, as pointed out in the comments, would drain an existing SE site, namely Biology.
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Holistic methods are also on-topic at Paranormal

As a side note, I'd like to notice that Homeopathic Therapy proposal is in a science category, so I'd like to inform that homeopathic therapy and holistic methods unfortunately aren't accepted by the ...
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Cannabis, A culture item or a scientific one?

Proposal: Cannabis Would culture or science be the best category for this proposal? Culture keeps it under a large umbrella and that can include the scientific aspects?
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Is the geology proposal redundant to the Earth Science one?

Proposal: geology Is this redundant to Earth Science?
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Are questions about narrow AIs allowed?

Proposal: Artificial Intelligence The title says it all. Are we allowing questions about AGI -- as in, attempting to replicate the intelligence of humans with computers -- or any AI, including narrow ...
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What exactly is considered self-directed learning?

Proposal: Self-directed learning Are seminars, where there is coach/teacher, or other forms out of school education considered self directed learning? What other forms of gaining knowledge can be ...
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If this website fails or does not get enough supporters, what backup plans do we have?

Proposal: Artificial Intelligence ...Because artificial intelligence does not go away just because this site doesn't attract enough "experts" to sustain existence for longer than a month. It is a ...
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What niche does this AI proposal aim to fill?

Proposal: Artificial Intelligence "AI" questions are already on-topic on several sites. Engineering questions about tools like TensorFlow, Torch, etc. are on topic on Stack Overflow. In fact Stack ...
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Is there potential overlap for this proposal?

Proposal: Wildlife Stack Exchange has sites for: Biology: http://biology.stackexchange.com/ Earth Science: http://earthscience.stackexchange.com/ Pets: http://pets.stackexchange.com/ Outdoors: ...
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Error in description of EA proposal

Proposal: Effective Altruism "Proposed Q&A site for donators and impact evaluation professionals to discuss scientific evidence on the most effective ways to improve the world." Should "donators"...
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Questions on voting systems welcome at Economics SE

Proposal: Voting Systems I like the proposal and followed it. Still I thought it might be useful to note that questions about voting systems (or at least voting theory) would most likely be welcome ...
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Are cognitive enhancers on-topic?

I've created recently Smart Drugs proposal, but this potentially sounds like a broader approach. Can smart drugs and cognitive enhancers (e.g. nootropics) be on-topic for Nutrition proposal? ...
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Can/should Effective Altruism SE be morally agnostic?

Proposal: Effective Altruism In an attempt to keep things simple and to have catchy slogan, the description of this SE reads : "Proposed Q&A site for donators and impact evaluation professionals ...
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Change name of 'Mathematics golf' to 'Mathematical contests'?

Proposal: Mathematics golf Following a discussion here (on Mathematics SE meta), I think it would be appropriate to change the title of this proposal to 'Mathematical contests' or something similar ...
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Possible overlap of Empirical Research proposal with Cross Validated site

Proposal: Empirical Research Is all of this already covered sufficiently by the Cross Validated site? Until I checked its tags, I wasn’t aware that survey and experiment design would be on topic ...
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Using Stack Exchange for Survey or Opinion?

Would it be possible to adapt the software powering Stack Overflow for other purposes beyond the tradition Q&A? For example, to run a survey site for public opinion polls where the asker of a ...
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Is this on-topic at health?

Proposal: Nutrition Is this proposal on-topic at health: see the nutrition tag there.
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On-topic at both Mathematics SE and Philosophy

Proposal: Logic I'm just saying it is. Unless your referring to "common" sense, which surprisingly isn't so common, and may be opinionated.
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Duplicate of Academia?

Proposal: Teaching Can this be considered a duplicate of Academia.se?
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RfC sent to what-if.xkcd.com

Proposal: What if(hypotheticals) Questions sent along to what-if: Ca. 1 March 2016 I sent the following message along to the contact address one can find at what-if. I'll post any reply I get. ...
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TEFL Job Questions

Proposal: Teaching A question has been proposed by @John Slegers (is Tagging appropriate etiquette to keep someone in the loop; this is not intended to "accuse" or "shame"..) regarding the risks of ...
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Should there be a conspiracy Q&A?

The link to my proposal : Conspiracy I'm proposing a Q&A community that focuses exclusively on : generally accepted historical conspiracies, like the assassination of Julius Caesar or the ...
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Can we post requests for expiramentation, or particapation in open sciences

Proposal: Open Science Will this Q&A allow users to ask for testing? As part of open sciences, or any science, experimentation, and or observations are necessary. Non-open sciences use the peer ...
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Possible duplicate of The Great Outdoors

Proposal: Ornithology This is the third or fourth proposal about birds now. As I've pretty much said to all of them, bird watching is already on topic in The Great Outdoors Tags: bird-watching(16 ...
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Isn't AI on-topic on Computer Science?

Proposal: Artificial Intelligence The posts under the topics: machine learning, artificial intelligence, knowledge representation, natural language processing are on-topic on Computer Science. So, ...
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Is “ornithology” too narrow?

Proposal: Ornithology It looks like proposals like this one, such as ichthyology and the old bird watching proposal, haven't gotten enough support to launch. Perhaps a zoology/animals site would do ...
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How is this different from WorldBuilding?

Proposal: What if(hypotheticals) WorldBuilding deals with these type of questions, how will this site differentiate from WorldBuilding?
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Why and how you should support this proposal

Proposal: Computational Neuroscience Background StackOverflow is a popular Q&A website where software developers can efficiently find answers to technical questions. The best answers are voted ...
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Enough difference between “Renewable Energy” and “Sustainable Living”?

I recently proposed the Renewable Energy (RE) Stack Exchange as a place for questions focused on (oddly enough) renewable energy. I've since had a few people ask what the difference is between RE ...
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Anthropology.SE: Scope

Proposal: Anthropology To determine the (initial) scope of the site, we should consider which topics would be accepted, and which ones would either be too broad or belong to a different site. ...
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Anthropology.SE: Biological anthropology or biology?

Proposal: Anthropology RELATED QUESTION I asked in biology.SE: http://meta.biology.stackexchange.com/questions/3291/scope-differences-between-biology-and-biological-anthropology The ...
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Welcome to the Anthropology.SE proposal!

Proposal: Anthropology Going through the Science sites, I realised there is no Anthropology.SE (yet!). These are some related ones, though. I think it's impossible NOT to have some overlapping, so ...
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Is it acceptable to use questions from existing sites as example questions?

Proposal: Math Review One of areas for which this proposal is intended, is to discuss possible typos/errors mathematical texts. Several questions of this type (or closely related) can be found on ...
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The last 10 yards ( 10 more commitments needed )

Proposal: 3D Printing With now just 6 more commitments needed to bring this site to beta it is looking like we are going to make it; with that being said, we are going to need to start spreading the ...
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Why is Geography Science?

Proposal: Geography Geography is science, but why? shouldn't it be culture, or something?
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Would the focus of this be technical, philosophical or both?

Proposal: Artificial Intelligence Personally I would prefer mainly technical. It seems that a few of the questions involve semi philosophical, and somewhat subjective questions.
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What about Robotics?

It seems Artificial Intelligence is on-topic at Robotics SE. The central problems (or goals) of Artificial Intelligence research include reasoning, knowledge, planning, learning, communication, ...
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how do you advertise your proposal?

Proposal: Math Review This proposal has been receiving much attention. With only 840 times of viewing, it has received 61 followers compared to my proposal which has been viewed 2731 times but only ...
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This would dilute traffic from CS and the DataScience sites

Proposal: Artificial Intelligence This proposal massively overlaps with the scopes of DataScience and ComputerScience. One is in beta and the other recently graduated. So, all it does is just ...