Image anomalies cast shadow on acid-bath stem-cell study
Research paper publishing sting reveals lax standards of many open-access journals
Disney's magical vision calls for 3-D printed optical elements (w/ Video)
University of California adopts open-access policy for research papers
Investigation reveals black market in China for research paper authoring
Misconduct, not error, accounts for most scientific paper retractions, new study finds
In sharp contrast to previous studies suggesting that errors account for the majority of retracted scientific papers, a new analysis—the most comprehensive of its kind—has found that misconduct is responsible ...
British group outlines plan for open-access publishing for publicly funded research papers
Google wants Password123 in Museum of Bad Headaches
Japan lab says stem cell research falsified (Update 3)
The finding that a lead researcher falsified data in a widely heralded stem-cell research paper is a setback for Japan's efforts to promote its advanced research, but also a symptom of the pressure for breakthroughs ...
Study group claims free access to research papers has reached a 'tipping point'
Robot hand wins at rock, paper, scissors every time (w/ Video)
Researchers find gender bias in sexual cannibalism papers
Researchers describe how to cause older Apple computers to video record without turning on LED light
Women's presence in science is not reflected in peer-review authorship or citations
After reviewing the authorship of 5.4 million peer-reviewed articles, University of Montreal information scientist Prof Vincent Larivière and colleagues from UQAM and University of Indiana have established ...