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Sting Operation Reveals Science’s Incredible Fake News Problem

Sting Operation Reveals Science’s Incredible Fake News Problem

If someone applied to a top position at a company, you’d hope a hiring manager would at least Google the applicant to ensure they’re qualified. A group of researchers sent phoney resumes to 360 scientific journals for an applicant whose Polish name translated to “Dr Fraud”. And 48 journals happily…

Please Don’t ‘Glue’ Your Vagina Shut During Your Period 

Please Don’t ‘Glue’ Your Vagina Shut During Your Period 

An obviously male doctor in Kansas thinks that as an alternative to pesky and unseemly tampons, women should basically start gluing their vaginas shut. In case the word “glue” next to “vagina” didn’t already made this apparent, this is a very, very bad idea. And before you ask, no, he…