The Ugly Face of Science - David Robert Grimes, Steven Novella, David Gorski

THE UGLY AND UNACCEPTABLE FACE OF SCIENCE David Robert Grimes / Steven Novella / David Gorski The long read: an in-depth analysis of the problem
Author biography: I studied Biological Sciences at Oxford University, and I live in Vancouver, Canada.


Part 1 – Introduction Part 2 – Introduction to DRG and Cancer Research Part 3 – ‘Six Stubborn myths about Cancer’, revisited Part 4 – Critique of DRG’s follow-up article on Cancer Part 5 – Summary of inaccuracies and logical errors of Grimes, Novella, and Gorski 

Prologue It has been said that ‘tyranny is the deliberate removal of nuance’. I would go a step further and say that it is both: (1) the deliberate removal of nuance when nuance is sorely needed; and (2) the deliberate piling on of nuance to obfuscate and distract from the ratification of a likely truth, a simple fact, or a simple principle. Scientists who use nuance to keep society trapped in endless, pointless, and unhelpful rounds of ‘proof-seeking’ are playing …