Grace, Jon, and Jeff discuss the potential occurrences and frequency of data fabrication and scientific fraud in ecology. Just how rare is rare? What is scientific fraud? How do we detect it and how do we prevent it?
Dan Bolnick's follow-up concerning the Jonathon Pruitt situation
Does ocean acidification alter fish behavior? Fraud allegations create a sea of doubt
John Bohannon's work in duping people into believe chocolate triggers weight loss: 1, 2
Hazel English - "It's Not Real"
Magnolia Electric Co. - "Doing Something Wrong"
Grace, Jon, and Jeff reconvene . . . still during the pandemic . . . and talk about career changes, switching universities, what pandemic-induced changes they hope stick around, and whether giraffes are believable as animals. *This show recorded in February, 2021.