It also includes a new concept: object-oriented research. Wow!
We are introducing new approaches to make research more reproducible, reusable and reliable,’ Professor De Roure said. ‘Research Objects are self-contained pieces of reproducible research which we will share in the future like papers are shared today.’Unless you're familiar with the concept of "objects" through software or architecture, the concept can be tough to grasp. But it is very powerful.
You can play around with MyExperiment here.