Posts tagged ‘Via Steve’

Both Sad and Hilarious

Rick Trabino writes "How to Publish a Scientific Comment in 1 2 3 Easy Steps."  Not only hilarious, but it will make one despair for the future of science and academia, until one remembers that this kind of stuff has probably been happening since Euclid so somehow we make progress anyway.

Via Steve McIntyre, who has had similar problems of his own.  Particularly the parts where authors of studies published in journals refuse to share their data for replication, despite rules in the journals in which they publish which typically require such availability.