We have retraction watch on the blogroll (at right) for a reason. There is a lot of lousy science chasing the almighty funding dollar.
Via the Wall Street Journal's Jason Zweig:
HT: @MattLevinewell, these guys just kicked a hornets' nesthttps://t.co/aKOgp6PxHx— Jason Zweig (@jasonzweigwsj) May 8, 2017
h/t @bswud pic.twitter.com/9TdiLqxuk2
I suppose I'll just retreat into a corner of the office and read the Journal of Irreproducible Results.
Where to dip in?
Comparing Apples and Oranges: Normalizing Competitive Eating Records across Food Disciplines
Mushroom Hunting for Beginners
Utilizing Infinite Loops to Compute an Approximate Value of Infinity
Ah, here we go:
Jim Stanfield, co-founder,
The Institute for Further Research