Autonomy & Decentralization
Scholarly communication on Pluto is governed by researchers, and no single individual or group has control of the system.
Collaborations & Incentives
Researchers on Pluto are encouraged to actively share their information, and put reviews on peers' works. Any forms of academic activities on Pluto are properly compensated.
Open & Transparent
Pluto makes scholarly communication as transparent as possible. Information is kept clearly visible to anybody, and publishing and reviewing processes are transparent and open to users.
Contribution & Reputation
Any academic activities on Pluto, including peer-reviews, are transparently recorded on public blockchain ledgers, and depending on the contribution made with them, researchers are compensated with their reputations.
The process of publicizing research findings is decentralized on Pluto, including its peer review system. Credits on research works and their copyrights are reserved for the original authors.