Day: March 19, 2019

When Science is the Buzzkill

List member Stephen Wood, an applied scientist at The Nature Conservancy, sent this response to yesterday’s email (thanks to Stephen for allowing me to quote him):

Your post touches on an issue we struggle with a science group I lead: there’s lots of excitement about [what we’re working on], but many of the practices that people are excited about aren’t substantiated by much evidence.