If you didn't know that "scientists" manipulate, fudge, and spin their test results ( some call it cheating) you should have. Ed at the Captain's Quarters has more.
The Modern Scientific Method: Cheating
The Minneapolis Star-Tribune reports tonight on a disturbing revelation in the world of research science. The University of Minnesota recently surveyed American research scientists and found that a third of them regularly broke rules and ethical guidelines meant to certify the validity of the research, including changing the results based on pressure from donors:
One in three U.S. scientists admitted in an anonymous survey that they committed scientific misconduct in the previous three years, according to a report by a team of Minnesota researchers..........................