Study casts doubt on link between cannabis, teen IQ drop

Defense of dope smoking brings out epidemiological skeptics. And why wouldn’t these criticisms also be true for the lead-IQ claims? Continue reading Study casts doubt on link between cannabis, teen IQ drop

Eisen: Research Bought, Then Paid For

Republican Rep. Darrell Issa is sponsoring a bill with New York Democrat Carolyn Maloney to make “taxpayers who already paid for… research… to pay again to read the results.” Continue reading Eisen: Research Bought, Then Paid For

How one man got away with mass fraud by saying ‘trust me, it’s science’

“When news broke this year that Diederik Stapel, a prominent Dutch social psychologist, was faking his results on dozens of experiments, the fallout was swift, brutal and global.” Continue reading How one man got away with mass fraud by saying ‘trust me, it’s science’