The Best Offense for Determining Research Reliability is a Good (Dept. of) Defense?

[From the article “Q&A Adam Russell: Can automated tools reliably rate research reproducibility?” by Dalmeet Singh Chawla, published at] “Recently the United States Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA) solicited research proposals on developing automated tools that assign confidence…

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Can You Have Too Many Replications?

In a recent article in¬†Nature, DALMEET SINGH CHAWLA asks “How Many Replication Studies Are Enough?” The article¬†highlights the comments of psychologist¬†Courtenay Norbury whose work on autism in children has apparently been replicated numerous times. So much so that another researcher…

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