Mainstream Science Perplexed by Sharp Rise in Retractions by Peer-Reviewed Journals

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As one of the articles from August 2011 below states, "since 2001, there's been a 15-fold increase in retractions in scientific journals"

 

Implications for 9/11 Truth should be fairly obvious. Links to articles below the jump :)

 

Science publishing: The trouble with retractions : Nature News

www.nature.com/news/2011/111005/full/478026a.html?s=news...

Oct 5, 2011 – The reasons behind the rise in retractions are still unclear. "I don't think that there is suddenly a boom in the production of fraudulent or ...

  • Retractions on the Rise | Inside Higher Ed

    www.insidehighered.com/.../study_finds_increase_in_number_of_jo...Cached

    Aug 25, 2011 – Increasing pressure on scientists to publish in top journals may have contributed to a huge rise in retractions over the past decade, two ...

  • Why Are Scientific Retractions Increasing? | Wired Science | Wired ...

    www.wired.com/.../2011/08/why-are-scientific-retractions-increasingCached

    Aug 15, 2011 – In the WSJ, Gautam Naik reports on a troubling surge in scientific retractions: Since 2001, while the number of papers published in research ...

  • Why has there been such a huge increase in retractions of science ...

    nanopolitan.blogspot.com/.../why-has-there-been-such-huge-increase...Cached

    Aug 13, 2011 – Yesterday, The Wall Street Journal quantified the trend: since 2001, there's been a 15-fold increase in retractions in scientific journals. Hayden ...

  • Scientific Retractions on the Rise Transcript - On The Media

    www.onthemedia.org/2011/sep/02/...retractions-rise/transcript/Cached

    Sep 2, 2011 – When a paper released by a scientific journal turns out to be wrong – either due to human error or ...

  • Retraction rates are on the rise

    www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov › Journal ListEMBO Repv.9(1); Jan 2008Similar

    by M Cokol - 2008 - Cited by 7 - Related articles
    Retraction rates are on the rise. Murat Cokol,1a Fatih Ozbay,2 and Raul Rodriguez-Esteban3. 1Murat Cokol is at the Department of Biological Chemistry and ...

  • Retractions are Increasing, but are they really “Skyrocketing ...

    blogs.wiley.com/.../retractions-are-increasing-but-are-they-really- ...Cached

    Nov 3, 2011 – The WSJ based its article on a report that it commissioned from Thomson Reuters , which showed “a steep rise” in retraction notices, from 22 in ...

  • Scientific fraud and journal article retractions : Respectful Insolence

    scienceblogs.com/.../08/scientific_fraud_and_journal_article_ret.phpCached

    Aug 12, 2011 – The WSJ article has several graphs and some analysis designed to try to argue that the rise in retractions is real and that it's not just because of ...

  • Retractions of Scientific Research Papers Going Up | World of ...

    psychcentral.com/.../retractions-of-scientific-research-papers-going-u...Cached

    Aug 10, 2011 – Retractions due to fraud are also on the rise: Ivan Oransky, the executive editor of Reuters Health and a co-founder of the Retraction Watch ...

  • Is scientific fraud on the rise? « Retraction Watch

    retractionwatch.wordpress.com/2011/.../is-scientific-fraud-on-the-rise...Cached

    Jan 13, 2011 – As readers of this blog have no doubt sensed by now, the number of retractions per year seems to be on the rise. We feel that intuitively as we ...