Spectacular failures to replicate key scientific findings have been documented of late, particularly in biology, psychology and medicine. A report on the issue, published in Nature this May, found that about 90% of some 1,576 researchers surveyed now believe there is a reproducibility crisis in science. While this rightly tarnishes the public belief in science, ...
We need to talk about the bad science being funded
By Simon Gandevia
21 Jul 2016