Pete Judo has published a video review on the recent Harvard scandal regarding Francesca Gino and Frank Arieli.
What can be extracted from these articles in terms of practical knowledge:
- There should be no faith in the scientist's reputation or credentials.
- If a piece of research is important to your academic or scientific work - always try to get the data set and verify it for consistency.
- If data is ‘too good’, then it is most probably bad.