The Noncombustive Property of Skulls

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2017.9.4 noncombustive property

Scott Alexander (a doctor and next-level blogger) wrote a tragicomic account of his skull-combusting experience trying to get a simple medical study through the ethical approval process. Mathematicians should read it, then doze through those “research with human subjects” university trainings with renewed gratitude. Continue reading