Over half of psychology studies fail reproducibility test, by Monya Baker.

Bryan Nosek at the Center for Open Science in Charlottesville, Virginia, has co-ordinated attempts to replicate 100 published psychology papers. Over half of the attempts fail. This article in Nature suggests that publication bias is at work in psychology, and asks questions about whether or not psychology is truly scientific.CNo36bqWsAABFMi

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http://www.nature.com/news/over-half-of-psychology-studies-fail-reproducibility-test-1.18248?WT.mc_id=TWT_NatureNews

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GraveneyMackay

I teach psychology at Graveney School in Tooting, London.