Tag: reproducability

High Rates of Questionable Research Practices Found in Ecology and Evolution

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.

When Data Doesn’t Mean What We Think It Does

FromĀ The New York Times: In recent years, social scientists have become increasingly concerned about the "replication crisis," i.e. the dearth of reproducible research results....

New Study Raises Doubts About fMRI Neuroimaging Research

More than forty thousand papers have been published usingĀ functional magnetic resonance imaging (fMRI) technology to explore the brain. A new analysis of the common...