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Do Superior Abilities Keep Women Out of STEM?

More Career Options May Explain Why Fewer Women Pursue Jobs in Science and Math

Women may be less likely to pursue careers in science and math because they have more career choices, not because they have less ability, according to a new study. ... More>

Questionable Research Practices Surprisingly Common

Not all scientific misconduct is flat-out fraud. Much falls into the murkier realm of “questionable research practices.” A new study finds that in one field, psychology, these practices are surprisingly common. The survey of more than 2,000 research psychologists, published in Psychological Science, a journal of the Association for Psychological Science, finds that most have engaged in at least one of the questionable practices at some point in their career. ... More>

Replication studies: Bad copy

Psychology and Its Discontents