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Can psychology research be trusted?

Can we rely on results published by researchers in the field of psychology? How reproducible are the results? Turlough Heffernan describes the Reproducibility Project and its findings.

SCITECHCan psychology research be trusted? That was the question that Brian Nosek and his team at the University of Virginia set out to answer when they established their Reproducibility Project. As the name suggests, this was an attempt to determine …

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Debunking psychology major myths

Sunayana Baruah debunks some of the myths about psychology majors

Sunayana Baruah

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“How many psychologists does it take to change a light bulb?”
“Just the one, but the light bulb has to want to change.”

While majoring in psychology could be one of the most rewarding life experiences,  psychology …