On the Web

Selected Articles
Melinda Baldwin, “What it took to be a NASA computer,” Physics Today (24 January 2017): http://physicstoday.scitation.org/do/10.1063/PT.5.9084/full/

Melinda Baldwin, “Imagining humans on Mars,” Physics Today (27 October 2016): http://physicstoday.scitation.org/do/10.1063/PT.5.3040/full/

Melinda Baldwin, “What was it like to get a PhD in the 1840s?” Physics Today (14 October 2016): http://physicstoday.scitation.org/do/10.1063/PT.5.9071/full/

Melinda Baldwin, “Did Isaac Newton need peer review?” Zocalo Public Square (29 April 2014):  http://www.zocalopublicsquare.org/2014/04/29/did-isaac-newton-need-peer-review/ideas/nexus/. Also published on Time.com.

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Guest Blog Entries
Melinda Baldwin, “High dilution, homeopathy, and the purpose of the scientific journal,” Remedia: The History of Medicine (24 April 2015): http://remedianetwork.net/2015/04/24/high-dilution-homeopathy-and-the-purpose-of-the-scientific-journal/.

Melinda Baldwin, “Golden Fleece 2.0?” Leaping Robot Blog (2 November 2014): http://www.patrickmccray.com/2014/11/02/golden-fleece-2-0/.

Melinda Baldwin, “The history of ‘scientist,'” The Renaissance Mathematicus (10 July 2014):  http://thonyc.wordpress.com/2014/07/10/the-history-of-scientist/.

Melinda Baldwin, “Can Contributors Change Journals?” AmericanScience (13 December 2013): http://americanscience.blogspot.com/2013/12/can-contributors-change-journals.html.

Melinda Baldwin, “The High Quality Research Act: A Blast from the Past?” AmericanScience (11 August 2013): http://americanscience.blogspot.com/2013/08/the-high-quality-research-act-blast.html.

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Podcast Interviews
“April 1953: The Other DNA Papers.” Nature PastCast (18 April 2013).  http://www.nature.com/nature/podcast/index-pastcast-2013-04-18.html.

“September 1963: The Earth Moves.” Nature PastCast (19 September 2013).  http://www.nature.com/nature/podcast/index-pastcast-2013-09-19.html.

“November 1869: Nature is Born.” Nature PastCast (21 November 2013).  http://www.nature.com/nature/podcast/index-pastcast-2013-11-21.html

“January 1896: On a New Type of Ray.” Nature PastCast (23 January 2014).  http://www.nature.com/nature/podcast/index-pastcast-2014-01-23.html.

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Print Quotes
Megan Garber, “‘One of the Greatest Discoveries in the History of Science’ Hasn’t Been Peer-Reviewed—Does It Matter?” The Atlantic (19 March 2014): http://www.theatlantic.com/technology/archive/2014/03/one-of-the-greatest-discoveries-in-the-history-of-science-hasnt-been-peer-reviewed-does-it-matter/284488/.