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If fallacious reasoning always led to absurd conclusions, it would be found out at once and corrected. But once an easy shortcut made of reasoning has led to a few correct results, almost everybody accepts it; those who try to warn against it are not listened to.

E.T. Jaynes
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What a massive database of retracted papers reveals about science publishing’s ‘death penalty’

link to article by Jeffrey Brainard Still, the surge in retractions led many observers to call on publishers, editors, and …

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A huge database of scientific retractions is live

The largest ever database of scientific retractions just went live, and it reveals a promising trend: More and more studies …

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Retraction Watch – Tracking retractions as a window into the scientific process

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One publisher, more than 7000 retractions

Some 40% of the retractions in the Retraction Watch database have a single curious origin. Over the past decade, one …

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Meet this super-spotter of duplicated images in science papers

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In academic publishing, a retraction is the action by which a published paper in an academic journal is removed from …

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