PLOS Medicine: Why Most Published Research Findings Are False

Approximate Reading Time: < 1 minute PLOS Medicine: Why Most Published Research Findings Are False. John P. A. Ioannidis,  Published: August 30, 2005 DOI: 10.1371/journal.pmed.0020124 Interesting. There is increasing concern that most current published research findings are false. The probability that a research claim is true … Continue reading

The British amateur who debunked the mathematics of happiness | Science | The Observer

Approximate Reading Time: 2 minutes Here’s how science can be wrong, even when there is “consensus”. The moral of this story: NEVER STOP QUESTIONING. Being skeptical is a GOOD thing in science. ALWAYS. Sometimes, even when 30 Helens Agree, they are wrong. The British amateur … Continue reading

Climate science: A Place where Facts can get in the way of “Science”

Approximate Reading Time: 2 minutes The mismatch between rising greenhouse-gas emissions and not-rising temperatures is among the biggest puzzles in climate science just now. Well, DUH!! via Climate science: A sensitive matter | The Economist. Part of the problem with Climate Science is that many … Continue reading