Two Minute Papers goes a bit meta while examining the problem facing academic papers and Google AI’s proposal as outlined in the paper “Avoiding a Tragedy of the Commons in the Peer Review Process” is available here: https://arxiv.org/abs/1901.06246
A lot of times, research papers don’t have an associated codebase that you can browse and run yourself. In cases like that, you’ll have to code up the paper yourself. Very often, this is easier said than done.
In this video Siraj Raval shows you how you should read and dissect a research paper so you can quickly implement it.