Tuesday, September 02, 2014

Ecology: More Work, Less Understanding

This year's Ecology Society of America (ESA) annual meeting featured a recent meta-review of scientific papers published over the last 80 years.  They found that the average number of statistical tests is increasing, but that the explanatory power (the amount of total variability explained) has decreased!
In-depth coverage can be found at Ahmedelazab.

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