Openness is referring to anything that falls into the Open * movements. Open Source and Open Science are two examples and are the two foci of the author of this blog, Svetlana Belkin.To her, being open is the best way to live our lifes. It allows us to see the world in different ways and allows us to understand the world.
The sense part is referring to Svetlana’s feelings towards Open * movement. To her there are five senses that make up the whole sense and there are: sense of intuitiveness, sense of creativity, sense of freedom, sense of community, sense of empowerment.
Svetlana Belkin never knew that she would have the tools to to change the world. She is a scientist, a biologist to be exact. She is currently working in a lab but not as a researcher. At the same time, she wants to volunteer/work in the Open * movements. This site is her virtual home and houses the happenings of her in the Open * and the online world.