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Opinion: An Ecclesiastical Approach to Peer Review
Matthew A. Mulvey and Dean Tantin | Sep 5, 2014
How early Christian teachings could improve scientific discourse
Predatory Journal Trading on Former Name
Bob Grant | Aug 26, 2014
Experimental & Clinical Cardiology
, a once well-respected journal, now is publishing anything that comes with a payment of $1,200.
Concerns Raised Online Linger
Kate Yandell | Aug 25, 2014
Users of post-publication peer review forums like PubPeer often question perceived inaccuracies in scientific papers. Are the journals that published those papers paying attention?
Journal Price Tags Revealed
Jef Akst | Jun 18, 2014
Economists explore the wheelings and dealings of universities and publishers during largely secret negotiations regarding access to scientific journals.
Kerry Grens | Jun 1, 2014
Coordinating the submission of manuscripts can strike a healthy balance between competition and collaboration.
New Nature Journals to Launch
Tracy Vence | Apr 2, 2014
Nature Publishing Group announces a slew of online-only, open-access journals.
Opinion: Measuring Impact
Luís A. Nunes Amaral | Feb 24, 2014
Scientists must find a way to estimate the seemingly immeasurable impact of their research efforts.
Tracy Vence | Feb 19, 2014
Professors at Clayton State University in Morrow, Georgia, are using retracted studies to teach biology and chemistry students about the process of science.
Royal Society to Launch OA Journal
Tracy Vence | Feb 17, 2014
On the heels of news that
will roll out an open-access online journal next year, the Royal Society announces its own open-access title, which will publish papers covering a range of STEM disciplines.
New Neuroscience Journal to Launch
Kerry Grens | Jan 15, 2014
The publisher of
Journal of Neuroscience
has laid out plans for an open-access, online-only journal for brain research.