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Bruno: The Reproducibility of Educational Research

There's been a lot of buzz recently for The Reproducibility Project: an effort by a group of researchers to attempt to reproduce the results of every study published in several prominent journals of psychology over the course of a year. Reproducibility is something that's underrated - and disincentivized - in science generally, so this has the potential to be important work.
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Lifelong Exercise Significantly Improves Cognitive Functioning In Later Life

Health : Medical News Today (last year)

Exercising regularly as a kid can result in improved cognitive functioning later in life, according to a study published in the journal Psychological Medicine. â?¨A group of researchers at King's College London found that intensive ... Read Post

New Virus Is Not Linked To Chronic Fatigue Syndrome, Suggests UK Research

Health : Medical News Today (4 years ago)

New UK research, published recently in PLoS ONE, has not reproduced previous findings that suggested Chronic Fatigue Syndrome may be linked to a recently discovered virus. The authors of the study, from Imperial College London and K... Read Post

A Victory for Psychological Research

Academics : Percolator (5 months ago)

Researchers are encouraged by newly released results of a project that successfully replicated 10 of 13 psychological studies. The project, conducted by a large international consortium, was set up in response to findings in recent ... Read Post


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