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Unread postby Grey Cloud » Mon Feb 27, 2017 3:41 am

I'm sure there is already a thread covering this but I can't find it. Admins feel free to move the post there and delete this thread if there is.

Most scientists 'can't replicate studies by their peers'

The reproducibility difficulties are not about fraud, according to Dame Ottoline Leyser, director of the Sainsbury Laboratory at the University of Cambridge.
There's part of the problem right there. Sainsbury is the name of one of the largest supermarket chains in the UK and various family members sit on govt quangos as well as funding the Conservative party.
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