With those 25 words, “one of the greatest scientific Easter eggs in a long time” or an image that was “highly unethical,” depending on your point of view, disappeared from a paper from Scientific Reports.
That image with “unusual aspects,” as Retraction Watch readers may recall, seemed to contain a likeness of Donald Trump’s face in a cartoon of baboon feces. The paper was originally published in January 2018, then earned an editor’s note on December 14, and removal of the image on December 19.
Hat tip: Bernd Pulverer
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