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Life In Academia

Dr Matthias Rillig gives advice for PhD students, postdocs and group leaders on how to navigate the various challenges that academia presents.

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Failed reproducibility

Failed reproducibility

More than 70% of researchers have tried and failed to reproduce another scientist’s experiments, and more than half have failed to reproduce their own experiments.

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Retracted Science

Retracted Science

High-profile COVID-19 retractions raised concerns about data oversight in 2020 and in 2021 the retracted studies are still being routinely cited.

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What If?

What If?

Serious scientific answers to hypothetical questions like “If every person on Earth aimed a laser pointer at the Moon at the same time, would it change color?”.

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