Why Most Published Research Findings Are False

From PLOS Medicine: Citation: Ioannidis JPA (2005) Why Most Published Research Findings Are False. PLoS Med 2(8): e124. Abstract There is increasing concern that most current published research findings are false. The probability that a research claim is true may depend on study power and bias, the number of other studies on the same question,…

Negativland – a home for all findings in psychology

Abstract Psychology has been historically plagued by the under-reporting of both replications and null findings. The avoidance of these core ingredients of scientific practice means that the psychology literature is unquestionably distorted. The bias in psychology is pervasive and systemic, afflicting researchers, reviewers, editors and journals, all of whom are wed to pursuing the novel…

BPS: Is Mindfulness A Panacea Or Overhyped And Potentially Problematic?

Repost from BPS: This is Episode 15 of PsychCrunch, the podcast from the British Psychological Society’s Research Digest, sponsored by Routledge Psychology. Download here. Click here for audio: Episode 15 Mindfulness is everywhere these days, but is it really as beneficial as it’s often made out to be? Our presenter Ginny Smith hears from clinical psychologist Dr Catherine…

The Flawed Logic of Hepatitis B Vaccine Mandates

By the Children’s Health Defense Team  January 31, 2019 Summary: The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and the American Academy of Pediatrics recommend that newborn babies receive the hepatitis B vaccine on their first day of life. The infants, toddlers and young children receiving this vaccine face little to no chance of hepatitis B…

Revolutionary: The Mystery of Molecular Machines

    See Also: Membrane Patterns Carry Ontogenetic Information That Is Specified Independently of DNA Evolution: A View from the 21st Century , Signature in the Cell: DNA and the Evidence for Intelligent Design The genetic code is a highly complicated flow of information that often resides outside the physical sequence of DNA base pairs…