Peer review is broken:The Pandemic Claims New Victims: Prestigious Medical Journals

Peer review is the elephant in the room that everyone is refusing to acknowledge. I have been rallying against it (please do look up my previous posts here). The retractions don't bode well for science and it would require enormous resources to cross check. Instead, the groups working on similar problems should sink in resources … Continue reading Peer review is broken:The Pandemic Claims New Victims: Prestigious Medical Journals

Are computers evil?

One element of writing any long form is to transpose the reader "into the moment". Therefore, the author explains the imagery, gives a brief background of the characters, and it often unfolds like a movie. The key element is the "human story". Few authors have mastered it like Atul Gawande has done. In a brilliant … Continue reading Are computers evil?