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    Found this via the humanist mailing list: https://dhhumanist.org/volume/32/512/

    In brief: one group of computational linguists developed text-generation software called SCIgen that writes computer-science papers; they’re in the right form, have grammatical sentences, but are nonsense. Labbé and Labbé built their own computational-linguistic system to detect SCIgen papers and discovered there are quite a lot of them in published computer-science conference proceedings. There was subsequently a piece in Nature about the retraction by publishers of some of these papers: see https://www.nature.com/news/publishers-withdraw-more-than-120-gibberish-papers-1.14763