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Science Journalism Hits a New Low

“I don’t believe it!” was the exasperated catchphrase of Victor Meldrew, played by Richard Wilson in the television show One Foot in the Grave. While I didn’t find the show particularly funny, … 699 more words

Neil deGrasse Tyson lies on


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When The Nobles Scam You

Star Wars and Dr Fraud- A history of scientific sting operations.

Small warning- this is a long read (about 2400 words). This first post will cover the basics  of some notable sting operations, such as who designed them and why. 2,388 more words

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Science Policy Around the Web - December 15, 2017

By: Leopold Kong, PhD

Science funding

Indian research labs face financial crisis

In June 2015 at Dehradun, India’s Ministry of Science and Technology mandated that India’s… 797 more words

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LIGO: Great quacks think alike


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LIGO: Space warps, Ligonaut chirps


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When The Nobles Scam You