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The science that’s never been cited

The science that’s never been cited Nature.com–Dec. 13, 2017 Many scientists harbour false impressions about uncited research — both its extent and its impact on scholarship. One widely repeated…


This new dinosaur species was one odd duck

At Least 400 Science Articles Cite Nonexistent ‘Phantom’ Study Gizmodo–Nov 15, 2017 Leiden University professor Pieter Kroonenberg found the “phantom reference” in a nonexistent journal while hunting…


Canada must make science great again

At Least 400 Science Articles Cite Nonexistent ‘Phantom’ Study Gizmodo–Nov 15, 2017 Leiden University professor Pieter Kroonenberg found the “phantom reference” in a nonexistent journal while hunting…




Science Lights the Way

At Least 400 Science Articles Cite Nonexistent ‘Phantom’ Study Gizmodo–Nov 15, 2017 Middlesex University professor Anne-Wil Harzing dug into the issue and found that the article was a made-up…