Weekend reads: “Hot-crazy matrix” paper; “comfort women” controversy; COVID-19 vaccine misinformation

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The week at Retraction Watch featured:

Our list of retracted or withdrawn COVID-19 papers is up to 84.

Here’s what was happening elsewhere (some of these items may be paywalled, metered access, or require free registration to read):

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2 thoughts on “Weekend reads: “Hot-crazy matrix” paper; “comfort women” controversy; COVID-19 vaccine misinformation”

  1. Seeing as how Beall’s list basically amounts to one guy’s opinion, I don’t think it can form a solid foundation for a scientific article.

  2. For the “Scientometrics” article, I find it laughably ironic that 14 out of the paper’s 17 references were self-citations. I know it’s an editorial, but still…

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