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Not So Sure Anymore About that Paper You Published? Maybe the Loss of Confidence Project Is For You.

[From the blog post, “Scientists Rarely Admit Mistakes. A New Project Wants to Change That.” by Dalmeet Singh Chawla, published at Undark] “IN SEPTEMBER 2016, the psychologist Dana Carney came forward with a confession: She no longer believed the findings of…

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Power Pose: The Glass is Half Full?

Recently, another sensational study from social psychology came under renewed criticism.  The study, “Power Posing: Brief Nonverbal Displays Affect Neuroendocrine Levels and Risk Tolerance” , published in Psychological Science in 2010 by Dana Carney, Amy Cuddy, and Andy Yap claimed that adopting…

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