The dodgy academic journals publishing anti-vaxxers and other 'crappy science' [Newspaper article].

Jeffrey Beall's bookmarks 2016-08-17

Summary:

When HIV/AIDS deniers, anti-vaxxers and chemtrail conspiracy theorists started citing "peer-reviewed" research, Associate Professor Michael Brown smelt a rat.

After a quick Google search, the Monash University astronomer discovered a booming black market ensnaring his profession. [...]

Link:

http://www.theage.com.au/national/the-dodgy-academic-journals-publishing-antivaxxers-and-other-crappy-science-20160817-gquu3z.html

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Date tagged:

08/17/2016, 06:37

Date published:

08/17/2016, 02:37