How quality control could save your science : Nature News & Comment

It may not be sexy, but quality assurance is becoming a crucial part of lab life.

Source: How quality control could save your science : Nature News & Comment

Things may go wrong not only with software and data analysis… so as a follow up to the previous post, you may want to also read this news in Nature. Of course, many of the ideas on QC in labs, also apply to field work and field instrumentation. The tradition of data quality control and strict calibration procedures in Meteorology and Geophysics is what makes time series of climate data useful to assess trends.

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