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Weekend reads: MERS case report clash, criticizing others’ work in public

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booksAnother busy week at Retraction Watch, which kicked off with an introduction to our first-ever intern. This coming week, Ivan will be in Zwettl, Lower Austria, speaking at the Vienna Biocenter PhD retreat, and in London, speaking at the UK Conference of Science Journalists. Here’s what’s been happening elsewhere:

Written by Ivan Oransky

June 14th, 2014 at 9:30 am

Posted in weekend reads

  • mathbobby June 14, 2014 at 10:10 am

    The link to the Bob Finn article is broken.

    • ivanoransky June 14, 2014 at 2:26 pm

      Fixed, thanks.

  • Akhlesh June 14, 2014 at 12:18 pm

    Simon Silver’s paper (“Beyond the fringe: when science moves from innovative to nonsense.”) is very justifiably critical of two journals loved by science writers.

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