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.
New insight into how human cells reproduce, published by cancer researchers at Michigan State University and the Van Andel Research Institute in Grand Rapids, could help scientists move closer to finding an "off switch" for cancer. ... Read Post
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