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Time For JCU To Accept It Has A Problem With Research
11, August 2022

Dr Peter Ridd

Time For JCU To Accept It Has A Problem With Research

The University of Delaware has conducted an investigation into Danielle Dixson, on the effect of carbon dioxide on reef fish while at James Cook University. [...]

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Riddikulus Reef-dementors
11, August 2022

Dr Peter Ridd

Riddikulus Reef-dementors

We should look at the predictions of the reef-Dementors in 2012 when it had relatively low coral cover after a couple of huge cyclones passed across the reef. [...]

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Dr Peter Ridd Explains The Reproducibility Problem In Science
5, August 2022

Dr Peter Ridd

Dr Peter Ridd Explains The Reproducibility Problem In Science

The reproducibility problem is well-recognised in the science community, although the potential implications of the problem, especially to government policy formulation, have been largely ignored. [...]

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Dr Peter Ridd’s Submission To Senate Inquiry
5, August 2022

Dr Peter Ridd

Dr Peter Ridd’s Submission To Senate Inquiry

In 2019, IPA Adjunct Fellow Dr Peter Ridd made a submission to Senate Inquiry questioning the evidence claiming adverse effects of agriculture on the Great Barrier Reef. [...]

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The Reef Is Strong, So Stop The Scare Campaign
5, August 2022

Dr Peter Ridd

The Reef Is Strong, So Stop The Scare Campaign

The latest data on coral cover on the Great Barrier Reef, produced by the Australian Institute of Marine Science, should be a cause for celebration. Church bells should be ringing and children given a day off school. [...]

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Rebels to the Coral Reef Cause (Part 5)
8, July 2022

Dr Jennifer Marohasy

Rebels to the Coral Reef Cause (Part 5)

One of the participants on the IPA Reef Rebels’ tour said to me earlier this week, ‘But there is only one narrative, Jen’. It was during one of our wide-ranging dinner discussions about perspectives and politics and the Great Barrier Reef. [...]

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