Skepchick Quickies 8.16
- Science chicks from history
- Sexual harassment at Defcon (and other hacker cons) – From DR.
- More trial, less error – “A year-old Palo Alto, California, company, Science Exchange, announced on Tuesday its “Reproducibility Initiative,” aimed at improving the trustworthiness of published papers. Scientists who want to validate their findings will be able to apply to the initiative, which will choose a lab to redo the study and determine whether the results match.” From Chris.
- Help raise money for a Tesla museum in the US! – The Oatmeal has all the details, spread the word.