Have we lost our ability to think critically? – CoT 045

Have we lost our ability to think critically? http://arstechnica.com/science/2016/08/its-almost-impossible-to-correct-scientific-papers-once-they-are-published/ http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1890/ES10-00142.1/full Scientific findings are subject to peer review. Negative responses to scientific findings are published in the form of rebuttals. Formal treatments of the issues with the original paper, also subject to scientific scrutiny. The problem? Read More …