By Damon Bolton, UNSW Australia; Alistair Becker; Emma Johnston, UNSW Australia; Graeme Clark, UNSW Australia; Katherine Dafforn, UNSW Australia, and Mariana Mayer-Pinto, UNSW Australia Light pollution is changing the day-night cycle of some fish, dra…
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Peer review clearly isn’t perfect, but rather than simply bypassing it and releasing even more information into an overloaded system, we should focus on making it better, says this life sciences editor. The first step is to reset and clearly state our standards for quality in both publishing and peer reviewing.
The original recipe for gene soup may have been simple—rain, a jumble of common molecules, […]
If you remember anything from Back to the Future II, it’s probably the hoverboards, flying cars, and the sneakers with “power laces.” We haven’t seen any high-quality examples of the first two, but Nike is about to make good on one of the iconic film’s predictions by releasing self-lacing sneakers this fall. According to a […]
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This is an ongoing discussion we are having with Dr. Swamidass over the question of Methodological Naturalism in science. For those who haven’t been keeping up, I posted Dr. Swamidass’s questions to critics of MN to UD a few weeks ago, then posted some of my questions for proponents of MN. Then, my first response […]