Science and Technology : Science has lost its way, at a big cost to humanity

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    Full article: http://www.latimes.com/business/la-fi-hiltzik-20131027,0,1228881.column

    Science has lost its way, at a big cost to humanity

    In today's world, brimful as it is with opinion and falsehoods masquerading as facts, you'd think the one place you can depend on for verifiable facts is science. You'd be wrong. Many billions of...
    articles.latimes.com


    This is a pretty good critique of the scientific and peer review process today and it gave me one more reason to like PLoS.
     
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