Critical Wit #15 – The Public Trust in Science

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Jul 07 2011 22 mins  
Zen Faulkes is an Associate Professor of Biology at the University of Texas-Pan American. In this episode, Zen talks about Senator Tom Coburn’s report that criticized the National Science Foundation’s funding of certain science research. Zen also talks aboutwhy it’s important for scientists to do replication work on other scientists’ research, as well as getting replication research published in science journals. Zen blogs at NeuroDojo and you can follow him on twitter @DoctorZen. If you enjoy this podcast, please consider ‘liking’ the Critical Wit page on Facebook or give it a rating in iTunes. Thank you!