Science Publishing Group Publishes Junk Science

Science Publishing Group (note the unoriginal name) is a predatory publisher that first appeared in late 2012. When it appeared, it used the logo from Google...

Fallout from Questionable Article in OA Pediatrics Journal

This article, “Changes in confirmed plus borderline cases of congenital hypothyroidism in California as a function of environmental fallout from the Fukushima nuclear meltdown”...

Is the Editor of the Springer Journal Scientometrics indifferent to plagiarism?

Summary: A reader of my blog alerted me to significant word-for-word plagiarism in an article published in Springer’s journal Scientometrics. I analyzed the article and...