Are Cautions Really Going Down?
I honestly cannot help it - scientists are naturally skeptical. If you make an assertion, I will have to question you on what data you have that supports it. This is second nature to the people I work with, but I realize it is damned irritating to non-scientists (aka "normal") people. So when I started reading everywhere that "cautions were down 35%", I had to go look into it. This is a preliminary post - more detailed analysis will follow as soon as I've read my students' final projects and gotten comments back to them. [...]