We live in a fast-paced world and daily confront an array of distractions. Just mapping the complexity of various kinds of information and navigating new digital technologies require accelerated focused attention. As adult educators, we see adult learners juggling jobs, family obligations, community, and professional services, with their learning activities, as we do the same. Multitasking has become a norm absorbing our intent and attentiveness, which may impact our success or physical well-being. So, what c…
scite is a Brooklyn-based startup that helps researchers better discover and evaluate scientific articles through Smart Citations–citations that display the context of the citation and describe whether the article provides supporting or contrasting evidence. scite is used by researchers from dozens of countries and is funded in part by the National Science Foundation and the National Institute of Drug Abuse of the National Institutes of Health.