The University of Texas, Austin, has launched a Scientific Misconduct inquiry into Mark Regnerus. Regnerus, whom we heard about from Will’s post”On the Abuse of Social Science,” was able to get a seriously flawed, politically-motivated “study” trashing gay parents published in a serious journal; needless to say, many real scholars are not at all pleased.
Got lady parts? Have sex? Then this is the study for you! Don’t Think. Know. is a project to figure out whether sending out STD home test kits will improve access to things like STD tests and prescriptions for antibiotics. Participation is free and hey, did I mention the free at-home STD test? The STDs tested for are the ones that often have no obvious symptoms whilst havoc is wrecked on your series of tubes. Don’t think – know!
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