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Sloppy use of machine learning is causing a "reproducibility crisis" in science

8 mins | Aug 19, 2022
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Statistics have always been misused; machine learning adds a modern concern. AI hype has researchers in fields from medicine to sociology rushing to use techniques that they don’t always understand, causing a wave of unreliable results. Will Knight investigates the mounting concerns and reveals what needs to change to combat the likely harmful consequences of these unreliable sources.
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