Courtesy NASA/JPL-Caltech
Courtesy NASA/JPL-Caltech

BrainiYak covers recent developments in science and medicine. It is intended for people interested in how science is done. I cite directly to original sources.

My analyses often focus on methodology. And on the degree to which the research team’s findings actually support their conclusions.

Skepticism is a useful default position. We live in an age in which avarice and narcissism bias a high proportion of studies.

My personal background is here.