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The Integrity of Science



The Bioterrorist Cookbook
Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists, Nov.- Dec. 2005

Index of Scientific Codes of Conduct
Illinois Institute of Technology

Legislating Integrity
Scientific American, April 23, 2006

Political Science
Johns Hopkins Magazone, November, 2004

Survey of Public Attitudes Toward and Understanding of Science & Technology
National Science Foundation, 2005


Assessing the Integrity of Publicly Funded Research
Nicholas Steneck and Mary Scheetz, University of Michigan

Liberating Science from Politics
American Scientist, Daniel Sarewitz, Arizona State University

Mortgaging the Future: Dumping Ethics with Nuclear Waste
Dr. Kristin Shrader-Frechette, University of Notre Dame

Radiobiology and Gray Science: Flaws in Landmark New Radiation Protections
Dr. Kristin Shrader-Frechette, University of Notre Dame

Towards a Life Sciences Code: Countering Threats from Biological Weapons
Dr. Brian Rappert, University of Bradford

US Biomedical Research under Siege
Cell, by Paul Nurse, The Rockefeller University



Allegra Goodman, The Dial Press. February 6, 2006.

The Republican War on Science
Chris Mooney, Basic Books. September 2005.


Integrity in Scientific Research: Creating an Environment That Promotes Responsible Conduct (2002), Board on Health Sciences Policy, Institute of Medicine
The National Academies Press

Responsible Science, Volume I: Ensuring the Integrity of the Research Process
Commitee on Science, Engineering, and Public Policy (U.S.) Panel on Scientific Responsibility and the Conduct of Research, National Acadamies Press. 1992.

Responsible Science, Volume II: Background Papers and Resource Documents
Committee on Science, Engineering, and Public Policy (U.S.) Panel on Scientific Responsibility and the Conduct of Research, National Acadamies Press. 1993.

(Read a concise summary of "Responsible Science" from the NAS press release.)

Scientific Integrity: Text and Cases in Responsible Conduct of Research
3rd Edition. Francis L. Macrina, Virginia Commonwealth University. March 2005.

Read media coverage on this subject.


The Constant Gardener

Integrity in Scientific Research: Five Video Vignettes

Re-writing the Science: 60 Minutes with James Hanson


Previous Scientific Integrity Conferences

Scientific Integrity in the 21st Century
Student Pugwash USA: Purdue University, 2006

Text of Keynote Address on Scientific Integrity
Dr. Arden Bement, Director of the National Science Foundation

Opening Address on Scientific Integrity
Dr. Kristin Shrader-Frechette, Professor of Biological Sciences and Philosophy

Blurry Vision: Bridging The Gap Between Science and the Public
New York Academy of Sciences, 2005

Conference on the Institute of Medicine's Scientific Integrity Report
Includes MP3s of all speakers. 2002

Politics and Science
The New School, 2006