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SciComm Twitter Hashtag Games

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All your favourite SciComm Twitter hashtag games in one place!

VIEW PAGE AND MORE DETAILS HERE: https://natbat.github.io/scicomm-calendar/

This repository consists of:

  • The config file and script which runs on Heroku ever 10mins against the Twitter API to automatically retweet the tweets for the various twitter hashtag games to the account @SciCommGames
  • The source for the url listed above which is hosted on Github pages and embeds a calendar of the games in their various timezones, maintained by hand by @natbat
  • Image and asset files for the above website and Twitter account. Awesome logo design by @thonoir.

If we are missing any Twitter hashtag games that should be added to the Twitter bot, feel free contact @natbat on Twitter or edit the code in the repository on Github with a pull request. https://github.com/natbat/scicomm-calendar/

To get games added to the calendar please contact @natbat on Twitter with the times the competition and answer are posted as well as details of the person who runs it, the hashtag and the timezone/location of the person who runs it.

Code for the twitter bot, website as well as the assets etc are released under the Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 3.0 United States (CC BY-NC-SA 3.0 US) https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0/us/


by @natbat with help from @simonw and @thonoir with original game data collection by ‪@WildlifeBioGal‬