Tuesday, December 17, 2013

"Incentives offered by top journals distort science"

This statement from a Nobel prize winner was so juicy, I couldn't resist linking: http://www.theguardian.com/commentisfree/2013/dec/09/how-journals-nature-science-cell-damage-science

I've heard similar points made by science faculty here during literature searching workshops, as the faculty help orient students to the realities of publication bias.