This is the first of a multi-part #SciWriteLabs discussion with Ananyo Bhattacharya, the chief online editor of Nature. For those just tuning in, previous installments of the #SciWriteLabs series can be found here and a
SciWriteLabs #4, in which Alistair Dove argues that bad science inevitably gets “overwritten” by good science…and I point out on all the harm that can happen in the meantime
Note: This installment of #SciWriteLabs was initially going to be a three-way conversation between me, Nature‘s Ananyo Bhattacharya, and Alistair (not TWiV co-host and #SciWriteLabs 3 vet Alan) Dove, a scientist at the Atlanta Aquarium.
In the third installment of SciWriteLabs, TWiV co-hosts Vincent Racaniello and Alan Dove talk through some of their differences about the reporters’ responsibilities. Previous posts in this series: October 20: Reuters’ Ivan Oransky and Wired’s