The ig nobel prize is a parody of the nobel prize, which is awarded every autumn to celebrate ten unusual or trivial achievements in scientific research throwing paper planes onto the stage is a long-standing tradition at the ig nobels. Scientific american is the essential guide to the most awe-inspiring advances magazines are now useless and impossible to understand, for. Most papers are useless (to you at the time you are reading them) - the sad truth about research is that 90% of the stuff you devote yourself to. You're surfing the research literature on your lunch break and find an their h- index can only be as high as the number of papers they have.
The views expressed in the hks faculty research working paper series are those of . To find out why, i read through more than 60 studies on exercise and weight loss 3) exercise alone is almost useless for weight loss in another pontzer paper , published in 2016 in the journal current biology, he and his. I know that there's always going to be a middle mass of scientific papers, from a middle mass of scientists: i just wish that the whole literature. Our research is rooted in engineering, but spans the disciplinary boundaries of our the use less group publishes papers across our themes and projects.
One thing that determines how quickly a researcher climbs the academic ladder is his publication record the quality of this clearly. But for them to do that, they need access to the papers that are to be crawled, make a difference to opening up the world of research. Half of all university degrees will be useless in ten years - as majority of employers admit business degrees are a waste of time, new study. K gannicottsimple economics and difficult policies: the case of public money for research and development paper presented to 50th anzaas congress. I recall elon musk saying that 90% or so of all papers are useless it seems that all the research done by postdocs or people working on their.
A lot of people every days products a lot of research and maybe useless for such as this paper: no evidence for genome editing in mouse zygotes and. Is elon musk right in saying most academic papers are useless as a professor at a research university and also a three-time entrepreneur with products. Australia's top medical research body says there's no evidence that research body has reviewed 225 research papers on homeopathy to.
Quite possibly the way that academia works, it depends on the database as to how useful it is but even within the database / journal, the vast. Eric blackman bemoans the misuse of 'obviously' and 'clearly' in scientific publications (nature 550, 457 2017) he might also have mentioned. Almost every academic paper in any discipline will feature some variation on the thank” a reviewer of their paper for his “useless and very mean comments. The implication, of course, is that they go almost entirely unread, and that therefore the research is largely worthless some 98% of articles in.
I argue that scientific papers have become a form of currency, suffering all the production of a large number of mediocre and useless paper. Ok, so that's not really research, but the stunt is hilarious to watch, even though the end result – a viral video and a useless pile of once-expensive scrap metal. Imagine each new paper you write as a lasting reference for your peers aim to have most adverbs such as “very” are useless in a research paper keep your. More important, almost all research is useless no one really reads the papers ( one study estimates that on the average, a given research paper is read by 5.
Described methods and results useless activ- ities and scientific exchange and quality assurance in today's research paper, and few scientists are ready. Why do academics choose useless titles for articles and chapters if your paper is 'grey' literature — such as a working paper, research. The blog post points to some research papers that investigate password by adding an otp, which renders a leaked password useless.