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New from Snet:
, a new tool to create lithological/sedimentological logs online..
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How do you read the literature? Thoughts on academic maturation
How much should you trust the scientific literature? Reflecting on my own academic maturation, as well as observing on-line discussions of dinosaur paleontology for over 15 years (yikes, I'm getting old!), I have concluded that most of us pass through three stages: 1) Credulity; 2) Cynicism; and 3) Maturity. Credulity This is inevitably one's first stop on the journey through the scientific