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This Chart Shows Why You Shouldn’t Trust Just One Scientific Study

02 Aug

We’ve all seen news stories that claim a “new study” has come out that shows some new thing causes or prevents cancer. In case you needed a reminder not to trust just one study, this chart demonstrates the spectrum that single studies can fall on. How to Determine If A Controversial Statement Is Scientifically True.  Every day, we’re confronted with claims that others present as fact. Some are easily debunked, some … Read more Read more

Sourced through Scoop.it from: lifehacker.com

Ahh, using ‘facts’ to sway an argument.

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