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The members of the Editorial Board, Reviewer and publishers are in no way responsible for the opinions deduced by them. Matthew Stephens from the University of Chicago will be leading our discussion for this workshop. Each section is designed to help you explore the scope of possible research, examine examples of what has been done by other students. In most research, the scientist generates a hypothesis, the focal point of the whole experiment.

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