Science disappoints

Nothing makes me distrust a journal as much as ignorance of the state-of-art.

From a 2008 article in Nature Photonics!:
To date it has been thought that APDs are unable to measure the number of photons in a pulse of radiation or a short time interval.
And yet, from an article published four years earlier about APDs, we see:
A technique has been developed and tested that permits estimation of the photon number involved in a detection process.
Wow. Just wow. I would have thought the reviewing process for Nature Photonics would be rigorous. I guess you can't believe everything you read.

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