The Disappearing Third Dimension

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Science  11 Feb 2011:
Vol. 331, Issue 6018, pp. 712-714
DOI: 10.1126/science.1202828

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Three-dimensional computing is driving what many would call a revolution in scientific visualization. However, its power and advancement are held back by the absence of sustainable archives for raw data and derivative visualizations. Funding agencies, professional societies, and publishers each have unfulfilled roles in archive design and data management policy.

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