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Authorship in Scientific Literature

12 Apr

Assigning authorship to scientific literature can be a complicated task. There is no clearly written criteria that determines eligibility for authorship of a manuscript pending publication. However, there is a growing problem in the scientific community where increasing numbers of scientific literature of persons granted authorship that are unjustified. Unethical practices in authorship include: Pressured […]

The Transparency Crisis at the Environmental Protection Agency

22 Feb

“Today, the amount of carbon dioxide in the atmosphere is higher than at any time in the last 650,000 years. #Climate.” is one of a series of tweets published in a rogue act of defiance against the new policies from the Trump administration by the Badlands National Park in South Dakota, Part of the U.S. […]