Bad Science

Posted on Tue 03 November 2009 in general • Tagged with books, reviews, science

I finally finished Bad Scienceimage0 last night, written by the excellent Guardian science reporter Ben Goldacre. It's a tour-de-force of rage against the combined forces of exploitative quacks, big pharma and of course the media. Throughout the book he lays down the basics of the scientific method and how it …

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Review: Silicon Snake Oil

Posted on Thu 09 April 2009 in general • Tagged with books, review

I picked up a copy of Clifford Stoll's Silicon Snake Oil in a second hand book shop a few days ago. You can read the review behind the cut.

I first came across Clifford Stoll while …

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