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19-02-2019 bbc.com 5 min #152382

Aaas: Machine learning 'causing science crisis'

Image copyright Reuters§Image caption Astronomy is one of the many areas of science in which machine learning is used to make discoveries:figure]

Machine-learning techniques used by thousands of scientists to analyse data are producing results that are misleading and often completely wrong.

Dr Genevera Allen from Rice University in Houston said that the increased use of such systems was contributing to a "crisis in science".