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Old 02-19-2019, 03:35 PM   #17
Flint
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My layman's understanding of popular science is that everyone wants to get grants by producing *headline-grabbing study results, but nobody wants to shell out for additional studies to verify results.



*ETA: it's not actually the scientists' fault that pop sci writers write non sequitur headlines
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