Retraction and controversy in E&E


Major accusations of data fabrication in ecology:  A Science paper last year reported that fish were eating microplastics, which increased predation rates (or changed response to predators; something like that). Looks highly likely the experiment was never run.

Science new article: Fishy business: Accusations of research fraud roil a tight-knit community of ecologists

Retraction Watch: High-profile Science paper on fish and plastics may earn notice of concern


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