Most science papers turn out to be wrong. It’s time to fix that

 作者:梁机     |      日期:2019-03-14 06:19:01
SolStock/Getty In these times of fake news, it’s good to know that there’s still one source we can rely on: the scientific community. Wielding rigorous standards of evidence, researchers can be counted on to give us trustworthy insights amid a sea of nonsense. Yet this, too, is fake news. For decades, scientists have been using flawed methods for turning raw data into insight about, say, the effectiveness of a new medical therapy or method of teaching. As a result,