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'Shrimp On A Treadmill': The Politics Of 'Silly' Studies

by Nell Greenfieldboyce
August 23, 2011 12:01 AM

Biologist Lou Burnett was in his car when his cellphone rang recently. It was a CNN reporter, asking about the fact that his research had been featured in a new report about wasteful government spending.

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http://www.npr.org/2011/08/23/139852035/shrimp-on-a-treadmill-the-politics-of-silly-studies