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Estes Fund Supports Training in Mathematical, Computational Modeling

A fund overseen by APS and The Psychonomic Society has provided grants to three methodology-related training programs to be held in 2016. ... More>


Statistics Organization Speaks Out on P-Values

A new statement from a major statistics association suggests that researchers should be wary of statistical claims based on p-values alone. ... More>

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March Methodology Madness

Every spring, March Madness hits college basketball in the US. The Observer borrows the tournament’s nickname to spotlight innovations and trends in research practices. In our annual March Methodology Madness issue, we report on the latest tools and techniques that psychological scientists are pioneering and employing to advance the study of the human condition. ... More>

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Across Your Universe

When considering all the ways smartphones have revolutionized our society, their impact on psychological research may not be at the top of most people’s lists. But the new ubiquity of handheld communications devices has granted researchers unprecedented access to their subjects. ... More>

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Leaders in Quantitative Methodology

The Society of Multivariate Experimental Psychology (SMEP) is an honorary-membership organization for professional scholars who work in the area of quantitative methodology. SMEP has exactly 65 members, each of whom was voted in after being nominated by one or more members. ... More>