Category Archives: Free edit contest

Still a chance for survival?

A new report in Nature Communications states that if, from the end of 2018, there were no new fossil-fuel powered installations, and existing ones were replaced with renewable alternatives, then we could keep global temperature rise at 1.5 degrees C, … Continue reading

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Results of the free book edit contest

Voting on my free book edit contest ended on 23rd December, 2018. A total of 1205 votes were cast, by 510 visitors. Twelve were disqualified because my response email bounced, so 498 had their votes counted. If you’re good at … Continue reading

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Contest closure announcement

The free book edit contest is now closed for submissions. I have edited each entry immediately upon receiving it, and made hopefully helpful suggestions for improvement. Many contestants have responded with appreciative replies. They were all allowed to resubmit. I … Continue reading

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Free book edit contest

Welcome to the free book edit contest 2018 Here are the results, and votes castThe shortlist: you can still read the entriesHow this contest was runWhy were we doing this? I don’t actually need more editing work, so why did … Continue reading

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