165 – Dr Michael Brown – The Peer Review Process

In today’s episode, I talk to Dr Michael Brown from Monash University about the peer review process in science.

We talk about:
– What the Peer Review Process is
– How the Peer Review Process helps
– The issues with Peer Review
– What is the issue with positive and negative scientific results?
– The effects of these on the various areas of science
– What is being done to reduce these issues with the process?

Today’s listener of the episode is Angela Boldt from Texas, USA.

Download MP3 of Ep 165

Dr Brown’s article in The Conversation: Peer Review isn’t perfect and the media doesn’t always help

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