Is It Pointless to Try and Predict Reproducibility?

[Excerpts taken from the blog “Responding to the replication crisis: reflections on Metascience2019” by Dorothy Bishop, published at her blogsite, BishopBlog] “I’m just back from MetaScience 2019…It is a sign of a successful meeting, I think, if it gets people…raising…

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Anybody Else Ever Make a Mistake? Asking for a Friend.

[Excerpts taken from the blog “Corrigendum: a word you may hope never to encounter” by Dorothy Bishop, published at BishopBlog] “I have this week submitted a ‘corrigendum’ to a journal for an article published in the American Journal of Medical…

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In Two Decades, Will We Look Back And Wonder At All the Flawed Research?

[From the article, “Rein in the four horsemen of irreproducibility”, by Dorothy Bishop, published in Nature] “More than four decades into my scientific career, I find myself an outlier among academics of similar age and seniority: I strongly identify with…

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