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  • Researchers tease out different definitions of a crucial scientific term.
  • What Does Scientific Reproducibility Mean, Anyway?

    Jun 14, 2016
    STAT

    By:
    Ivan Oransky
    Adam Marcus
    Reproducibility is one of the buzziest terms in science today. After all, science by its nature is not supposed to be a one-and-done affair.
  • Reproducible Research: A Hunt for the Truth

    Jun 09, 2016
    SCOPE

    By:
    Jennie Dusheck
    Last week, the journal Nature published the results of a survey asking scientists if they thought the published scientific literature is mostly correct.
  • Facilitating Reproducibility

    Apr 05, 2016
    Stanford University Libraries Blog

    By:
    Amy E Hodge
    Many scientists are making the reproducibility of their research a much higher priority these days than they used to. But it's a time consuming task, which means that many are searching for tools and workflows to help facilitate their efforts.
  • Failure is Moving Science Forward

    Mar 28, 2016
    FiveThirtyEight

    By:
    Christie Aschwanden
    The replication crisis is a sign that science is working.