Bring back the blogs!

The blogs were all about "serendipity". I have been blogging for years now, and I have no been able to formalise and crystallise my thoughts. As I have mentioned here many times, reading and writing change you fundamentally. It is the "low order" of writing that sparks various interconnections and ideas, and it is exhilarating. … Continue reading Bring back the blogs!

Research Fraud: It’s time to get serious about it.

The coronavirus pandemic has brought several home truths to the fore. Chief among them is the increasing incidence of "research fraud". The linked article describes research fraud in the biomedical literature. However, there is enough evidence that most of the published articles would fall under "questionable research practises". What’s more, many commonplace research misbehaviors are … Continue reading Research Fraud: It’s time to get serious about it.