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Statistics in Excel, and when a Results section is “too short”

Every now and again, you see a critique of a manuscript that brings you up short and makes you go “Huh”.

A student of mine defended her thesis a while ago, and one of her examiners commented on one of her chapters that “the Results section is too short” 757 more words

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Natural Selection Lab Report Template

Students will being designing and carrying out their own experiment for the Natural Selection Simulation.

Students will have to turn a lab report based on their experimental simulation by 11/17/17. 46 more words

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QUIZIZZ --- Experimental Design

If you missed the formative quiz in class on experimental design, you may join it below.

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Experimental Design Quiz/Study Guide

Honors classes will be taking the quiz on experimental design on Friday 9/29 (A Day) and Monday 10/2 (B Day).

College Prep Classes will be taking the Quiz on Tuesday 10/3 (A Day). 32 more words

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Naughty, naughty: cherry-picking and data beautification

Once, a fellow scientist told me that their lab had published lots of papers without using the right controls for their experiments. What’s more, they said they’d tried to repeat the experiments later, but were never able to get the same results as in the paper. 1,745 more words