Peer Review

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Does peer review do more harm than good?

Peer review may be a central tenet of academic life, but Luc Rinaldi explains why it’s being compromised by profit-driven predators
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To understand science, you need to think like a scientist

Peer review and the scientific method may never do away with bad science entirely
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The problem with science

Peer review and the scientific method are failing us
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Credibility is what’s really melting

Take the disappearing Himalayan glaciers. Turns out that ‘research’ was idle speculation.
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Scientist at centre of email scandal steps down

Director of Climatic Research Unit accused of manipulating data to silence critics