Tuesday, February 7, 2023

Tag: methodology

Multiple Researchers Examining the Same Data Find Very Different Results

5
A new study demonstrates how the choice of statistical techniques when examining data plays a large role in scientific outcomes.

High Rates of Questionable Research Practices Found in Ecology and Evolution

0
A new study, published online by the Open Science Foundation, suggests that questionable research practices (QRPs) are prevalent in the fields of ecology and evolution.

Researchers Question Findings of Some Correlational Studies

1
In a new study, researchers argue that correlational studies may not sufficiently account for alternative explanations, and offer suggestions for mitigating this danger.