But of course !! We have being doing this since Adam and Eve et al.
Some entries from Wikipedia here, here and here.
Now, McDawg is interested in science, networking, social networking, scienceblogs, making contact with researchers and so on so forth.
What if we were to Get Creative and combine all of these entities.
It's happening all over the world if you know how and where to look on the internet.
The latest resource that I am road testing (10 days in) is Nature Network (NN for short).
Can I suggest watching this short explanatory video from the folks at NN.
McDawg for one thinks this is certainly an interesting new development.