Sunday, November 25, 2012

Real Prizes For Quack Hunters

From ERV: the journal Nature has started an award series for people who find and out quacks, the John Maddox prize. One of the first winners is Shi-Min Fang, who I hope continues to become better known in the West as a true hero of skepticism and transparency. Fang is a Chinese scientist and science writer who got badly beaten when he exposed rampant fraud in Chinese biomedical research.

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