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Mar 07, 2014

The Scientific Method, Unplugged

The Twitter hashtag #overlyhonestmethods offers a candid look at how scientists do (or don’t do) science everyday—one that doesn’t fit into the stereotype that every experiment is ruled by reason and logic alone. The infographic “The Scientific Method, Unplugged” offers up six categories of tweets of “overly honest” scientific methods. Which of them made you sympathetically chuckle the most?

Which category in the “Scientific Method, Unplugged” infographic resonates most with you?

“Where’s the Remote?”
 
  16.2%
“The Buck Doesn’t Stop Here”
 
  12.4%
“Fail, Fail, Fail Again”
 
  26.7%
“Statistically Challenged”
 
  24.8%
“Scientists Just Wanna Have Fun”
 
  10.5%
“It Doesn’t Take McGuyver”
 
  9.5%