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44 Post author: Eliezer_Yudkowsky 20 January 2009 06:17AM

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Comment author: wedrifid 17 December 2011 11:16:28AM 6 points [-]

Was it an observational study or a controlled trial? If the former, then correlation doesn't obviously imply causation here. For example, the female's decision to chase could depend on the quality of the male.

And if the latter then I'm rather impressed with the open mindedness of the ethics committee!