Mr. Gobry tells me something new? No, but it is revealing that he thinks what he has written is a revelation. What planet has he been living on? He does choose some good examples, though, to make his point.
Category Archives: Scientific method
When you lose weight the fat is converted into carbon dioxide, water and other pollutants. Someone has done the button sorting and gets a Eureka Alert (for wheel reinvention?) Continue reading
He has a good take off point–Jon Gruber. This essay is outstanding.
Since Muller’s falsely reported no threshold claims about radiation effects on fruit flies, dissected very ably by Ed Calabrese, we continue to have a cottage industry of nuke phobics.
Tom Bethell is a science writer–many years ago he wrote a great essay on cancer research and the refusal of oncological researchers to deal with the most important characteristic of cancer cells–multiploidy.
Bethell also has written eloquently about the scam that is the genome project. I called it that.
Physics World announces the 10 most important physics events of the year.