Corruption has now invaded and invalidated much of the sacred precincts of "science." As Pascal Emmanuel Gobry writes in his article, Big Science is Broken:
Science is broken.
That's the thesis of a must-read article in First Things magazine, in which William A. Wilson accumulates evidence that a lot of published research is false. But that's not even the worst part.
Advocates of the existing scientific research paradigm usually smugly declare that while some published conclusions are surely false, the scientific method has "self-correcting mechanisms" that ensure that, eventually, the truth will prevail. Unfortunately for all of us, Wilson makes a convincing argument that those self-correcting mechanisms are broken. [more. . .]
Me: This is a "Must Read" article...