A furor erupted last week when an early e-pub in Proteomics says it found support for a "mighty creator" in mitochondria. This week, that paper has been retracted -- because parts of it were plagiarized, according to the Chronicle of Higher Education. PZ Myers says this is an unsatisfying end. "The plagiarism is bad all right, but my main concern was that such a blatantly goofy paper made it through peer review. How?" he asks.
And Here's the Retraction
Feb 14, 2008