Saturday, January 14, 2012

False (?) Positives

I think Judy Curry would like to find a way to explain how the famous "hockey stick" scientists went so wrong, without accusing them of fraud. Besides, terms like "fraud" should be reserved for cases like Andrew Wakefield (vaccines allegedly causing autism) and Diederik Stapel.

Sunday, January 8, 2012

Another field screwed up by the boomers

Social psychology. Yes, gullibility of the media--failing to demonstrate even ordinary skepticism--is a real problem. via Instapundit.