News and Media Coverage

Sept 10

Bastian H. Bias, Conflicts, Spin: The 8th Olympiad of research on science & publishing begins
PLOS Blogs. September 10, 2017.
http://blogs.plos.org/absolutely-maybe/2017/09/10/bias-conflicts-spin-th...

Oransky I. The Olympics of research into scientific publishing is happening now. Follow along here. Retraction Watch. September 20, 2017.
http://retractionwatch.com/2017/09/10/olympics-research-scientific-publi...

Sept 11

Bastian H. Good enough? editors, statistics & grant peer review: PRC8 day 2. PLOS Blogs: Absolutely Maybe. September 11, 2017.
http://blogs.plos.org/absolutely-maybe/2017/09/11/good-enough-editors-st...

Clinical trials often unregistered, unpublished. ScienceNewsline. September 11, 2017.
http://www.sciencenewsline.com/news/2017091114510055.html

Oranksy I. Do interim results need a warning label? MedPage Today. September 11, 2017.
https://www.medpagetoday.com/blogs/ivantoday/67814

Watch out for hype -- science 'spin' prevalent, researchers warn, EurekAlert. September 11. 2017. https://www.eurekalert.org/pub_releases/2017-09/p-wof090617.php

Sept 12

Bastian H. Innovations in peer review and scientific publishing. PLOS Blogs: Absolutely Maybe. September 12, 2017. http://blogs.plos.org/absolutely-maybe/2017/09/12/innovations-in-peer-re...

Enserink M. Plan for new medical preprint server receives a mixed response. Science. September 12, 2017. http://www.sciencemag.org/news/2017/09/plan-new-medical-preprint-server-...

Sept 13

McCook A. Authorship for sale: some journals willing to add authors to papers they didn’t write. Retraction Watch. September 13, 2017. http://retractionwatch.com/2017/09/13/authorship-sale-journals-willing-a...

Sept 14

The easy way to become an author. Genomeweb. September 14, 2017. https://www.genomeweb.com/scan/easy-way-become-author

Sept 15

Meadows A. Seven things I learned at the Eighth International Peer Review Congress. The Scholarly Kitchen. September 15, 2017. https://scholarlykitchen.sspnet.org/2017/09/15/seven-things-learned-eigh...

Han AP. Project to “fact check” genetic studies leads to three more retractions. and it’s just getting started. Retraction Watch. September 15, 2017. http://retractionwatch.com/2017/09/15/project-fact-check-genetic-studies...

Sept 18

LeMieux J. Peer Review Congress tries to solve publishing issues. American Council on Science and Health website. September 18, 2017. https://www.acsh.org/news/2017/09/18/peer-review-congress-tries-solve-pu...

Hanson B, Lunn J. AGU marks peer review week. Editors’ Vox. September 18, 2017. https://eos.org/editors-vox/agu-marks-peer-review-week

Sept 19

Altman D. Thoughts on 28 years of the Peer Review Congress. Equator Network Blog. September 19, 2017. http://www.equator-network.org/2017/09/19/doug-altman-thoughts-on-28-yea...

Sept 21

Moylan E. What does transparency in peer review mean to you? BMC Research in Progress Blog. September 21, 2017. https://blogs.biomedcentral.com/bmcblog/2017/09/21/what-does-transparenc...

Sept 22

Enserink M. Few authors choose anonymous peer review, massive study of Nature journals shows. Science. September 22, 2017.
http://www.sciencemag.org/news/2017/09/few-authors-choose-anonymous-peer...