The metamorphosis of ‘publish or perish’? Science embraces transparency and teaches us a lesson in the misuse of data

Has scientific endeavour been constrained by the data used to evaluate its impact?  Has the cart been leading the horse all these years?  Perhaps surreptitiously steering? Scientists are now taking back the reigns, shining the light of transparency and breaking free on the intranet of everything. The Journal Impact factor is frequently used as the primary… Continue reading The metamorphosis of ‘publish or perish’? Science embraces transparency and teaches us a lesson in the misuse of data