Weekend reads: Preprints under scrutiny; a math retraction in politics; proving yourself wrong


The week at Retraction Watch featured a look at retractions in China, and an expression of concern for a paper co-authored by a controversial journalist in Australia. Here’s what was happening elsewhere:

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