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Science Develops New Data- and Materials-Sharing Requirements

The Transparency and Openness Promotion (TOP) guidelines, developed in 2015, are being put into action at the journal Science. ... More>


Rise in Reporting p-Values as “Marginally Significant”

Examining papers published in the first year of each decade from 1970 to 2010 in three psychology journals, researchers found an increase in reporting of results as "marginally significant." ... More>


Psychological Science Badge Program Encourages Open Practices, Study Shows

A new analysis indicates that the two-year-old Open Practices Badge program has positioned APS's flagship journal at the forefront of the research transparency and openness movement in scientific publishing. ... More>


Most people aren’t resilient to life’s hardships, researchers find


Natural Resilience to Major Life Stressors Not So Common

A new analysis indicates that when confronted with a major life-altering event, many people can struggle considerably and for long periods of time, contrary to the idea that natural resilience is a common phenomenon. ... More>