Kevin Elliott, Michigan State University (image) Michigan State University Share Print E-Mail Caption Kevin Elliott, an associate professor specializing in the ethics of science at Michigan State University, wondered if it would be better for scientists to acknowledge some of their personal or social values up front when reporting on their studies in order to gain public trust. His new study suggests there is less benefit for scientists to be transparent in certain situations. Credit Michigan State University Usage Restrictions None Share Print E-Mail Disclaimer: AAAS and EurekAlert! are not responsible for the accuracy of news releases posted to EurekAlert! by contributing institutions or for the use of any information through the EurekAlert system.