Monday, April 15, 2013

io9's "You're bitching about the wrong things when you read an article about science"

Colorful title aside, this article teaches critical thinking when analyzing scientific writing for validity and reliability.

Property of io9.com

As a Social Psychologist, I'm especially grateful that they covered the "Study of Duh" criticism. It also adresses the difference between bad science and bad journalism and why one needs to see the source material for research before they are in a position to truly evaluate a study.

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