Harvard researcher and open-access advocate, Aaron Swartz, faces 35 years’ jail for downloading 4.8 million articles from JSTOR. Still relaxed and comfortable about publishing in closed-access journals?
Correct spelling and grammar more important than positivity or negativity of product reviews — Panos Ipeirotis.
Placebos as effective as real medicine in improving subjectively-measured asthma symptoms, but ineffective in improving objectively-measured symptoms — Science-based medicine.
The Spread of Evidence-Poor Medicine via Flawed Social-Network Analysis. You don’t need to worry about friends catching your obesity—but you might need to worry (even more) about being subjected to interventions based upon poor statistics and faulty peer reviewing.