Saturday, October 12, 2013


  1. Hugo Horta at University World News: Understanding the pros and cons of academic inbreeding.

  2. A Nobel Prize Winner on Why We Need Foundational Research: An interview of James E. Rothman, a Physiology/Medicine Prize winner this year, by New Yorker's Lisa Rosenbaum.

  3. Joshua Gans at Digitopoly: Harvard Business School Publishing crosses the ‘evil’ academic line.

  4. Sharon Begley (Reuters, March 2012): In cancer science, many "discoveries" don't hold up.

  5. Sara Rimer (NYTimes, November 2004): When Plagiarism's Shadow Falls on Admired Scholars.

  6. Survey - Science Fraud: The Hard Figures.


  1. Shubhorup said...


    Links nos. 2 and 3 direct to the blog post itself.

  2. Abi said...

    @Shubhorup: Thanks for the alert. The links are fixed now.