Martin - マーチン
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How does this site differ from the Chemistry.SE?
7 votes

Let me be the advocate I never have intended to be; given that I have asked a similar question in the definition phase of this site (How can this proposal be clearly distinguished from Chemistry, ...

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61% of our questions have been answered. Should we focus on improving this?
5 votes

No. We should not concern us with these statistics right now (if ever). It is more important to figure out which questions are on topic, and which are not, because this will influence the way the site ...

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Answering In Comments and Pseudoanswers
3 votes

Do you find that answers in comments are a problem? If so, what measures should be taken to discourage that kind of answers? No, and none. First and foremost, I don't think that a question, which ...

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Is it good or bad to accept answers early in private beta?
3 votes

I'd say don't worry too much about it. Right now, there are few questions and the (really) committed of us will have a general overview about most, if not all, of them. Answers will come as the ...

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About recommendations questions
2 votes

I basically agree that quite a few things in this regard can be handled by the community on sight just as camps said, there is possibly more to gain from this, especially for external users. A nice ...

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New close vote reason for abandoned questions?
2 votes

I agree with your intention; I fear the method you propose is not sustainable. Closing a question should (in my opinion) focus on improving it as much as possible to make it a good fit and helpful to ...

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What should the tag for "ab initio" be?
2 votes

If with ab-initio(-calculations) you refer to wavefunction-based methods, then it would probably be better to call the tag like that. Apparently in the physics community (Is density functional ...

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Could we please add the ability to cite people's content?
2 votes

This is a bit of context, and shouldn't take away from the general feature-request. We asked for that on chemistry a while ago; they wanted proof that it will be used, see “Cite” link in Chem.SE?. We ...

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Can we have some tag synonyms created?
-1 votes

I personally don't think we should be creating tag synonyms right now. They will add to the pile of tags we will inevitably have to clean up before we leave private beta. I think we should try ...

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