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How to Conduct Scientific Research On the Internet (Without Getting Duped)

How to Conduct Scientific Research On the Internet (Without Getting Duped).


How to Conduct Scientific Research On the Internet (Without Getting Duped)

You know how to tell if something controversial is actually true, but what if you want to read up on something without stumbling into half-truths and pseudoscience? Here’s how to use the internet as a powerful research tool without being led astray.

The internet is full of useful, well-documented information, and all of it is right at our fingertips. The problem is that the signal-to-noise ratio can be pretty low. Most search engines try to separate the real science from unsourced opinions and so-called “experts” only interested in selling books, but it’s not enough to guarantee validity. With these tips, you’ll learn how to quickly cut through the weeds and get to the good stuff in no time. Read more…

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