Nature’s 10

Greta Thunberg: “Eat Mor Scienz”No, this is not about a prequel to Ocean’s Eleven, but rather the list of “Ten people who mattered in science” published every year by Nature, once one of the most prestigious and respected scientific journals in the world and now, one of the Springer group of publications, an overpriced venue which combines conventional wisdom and slaver propaganda in the staff-written front-of-book material with scientific papers most of which have been available as pre-prints on arXiv and other repositories for months before their “official” publication.

Since 2011, the magazine has published a list called “Nature’s 10”, of the ten “people who mattered” in science. The magazine’s own description of the list is:... [Read More]