what it used to be. And I blame academia.
Why “peer review” is the gold standard?
how beautiful your theory is, it doesn’t matter how smart you are. If it doesn’t agree with experiment, it’s wrong.’
– R. Feynman
The truth that they dare not speak of.
Yes, there are many meanings to the title. How science (the subject) has become politicized. How Science (the magazine) has become politicalized. How questioning certain supposedly scientific topics have become taboo to discuss. How “peer reviewed” has become meaningless, if the editor has a political axe to grind.
Take your pick.