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Did you hear about the acdemic publisher who challenged peers to verify rsearch?



AN ACADEMIC PUBLISHER CHALLENGES ITS PEERS: VERIFY THE RESEARCH YOU PUBLISH
MATERIALS RESEARCH SCIENCE AND ENGINEERING CENTERMATERIALS RESEARCH SCIE
See link.
https://futurism.com/the-byte/academic-publisher-verify-research

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No, and good for them.
Thanks to the internet, there's a ton of pseudoscience floating around. If this practice is widely adopted we'll have an easier time determining what's what.
I wouldn't hold my breath, though.
Industries are behind a lot of these reports and their research is skewed to favor their operations.
I can see them paying for "research" (under the table) that's intended to look like a peer review.
There are many ways to hide where funds are coming from.
We need more regulations in that regard. Funding should be very transparent.

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