Investigation reveals black market in China for research paper authoring
Statistician suggests raising statistical standards to reduce amount of non-reproducible studies
Research paper publishing sting reveals lax standards of many open-access journals
University of California adopts open-access policy for research papers
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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
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 ...
Study group claims free access to research papers has reached a 'tipping point'
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Researchers find gender bias in sexual cannibalism papers
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Online tools are increasing the speed at which scientists make discoveries
Not all research papers receive their own hashtag on Twitter. But #arseniclife (as it was dubbed in tweets) was no ordinary paper.