APS James McKeen Cattell Fellow Scott O. Lilienfeld details his concerns about academia’s emphasis on big research grants — and the reward system for the scientists who land them… More
To put it bluntly, academic psychology’s public reputation seems to be in free fall. When the press coverage of the… More
Preregistered Direct Replications will include replications of studies published previously in the APS flagship journal… More
Three experiments provide inconsistent evidence for the effect of money primes on various measures of self-sufficient thinking and behavior… More
A large-scale replication effort aimed to reproduce a 2012 study showing that people forced to decide quickly contributed more to a communal pot than did those who had to wait before deciding… More
APS Fellow Howard C. Nusbaum serves in a leadership position at the National Science Foundation. From this vantage point, he devotes a guest column to discussing how even the most robust science is still vulnerable to human error.