[Irtalk] Fake peer review: Scientific journals publish fraudulent, plagiarized, or nonsense papers.

Hilton Gibson hilton.gibson at gmail.com
Thu Apr 2 11:45:28 SAST 2015

*When something at the core of scientific publishing begins to rot, the
smell of corruption quickly spreads to all areas of science.* This is
because the act of publishing a scientific finding is an essential part of
the practice of science itself. You want a job? Tenure? A promotion? A
juicy grant? You need to have a list of peer-reviewed publications, for
publications are the coin of the scientific realm.

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