Dan is a Senior Researcher in biological psychiatry at the University of Oslo
July 22nd, 2016 | 58 mins 17 secs
Dan and James discuss a new paper that compared brain structure in long-term steroid users and non-using weightlifters
July 13th, 2016 | 1 hr 1 min
Can psychologists learn more by studying fewer people?
July 6th, 2016 | 47 mins 24 secs
Dan and James discuss a recent paper on intranasal oxytocin and spirituality
June 29th, 2016 | 51 mins 28 secs
Withholding data: bad science or scientific misconduct?
June 22nd, 2016 | 51 mins 2 secs
Do we really need scientific journals?
June 15th, 2016 | 49 mins 10 secs
What are the defining characteristics of a good psychology study?
June 8th, 2016 | 45 mins 27 secs
Dan and James discuss software and coding, including the tools they use
June 2nd, 2016 | 32 mins 49 secs
Dan and James discuss public engagement, science communication, and the internet outrage machine.
May 26th, 2016 | 52 mins 12 secs
Dan and James discuss a few academic horror stories sent in by their listeners.
May 22nd, 2016 | 59 mins 51 secs
Dan and James discuss their latest paper, in which they propose heart rate variability reporting guidelines. They also talk about saunas (why not?) and why the concept of 'sympathovagal balance' should be abandoned.
May 10th, 2016 | 43 mins 38 secs
James and Dan discuss issues surrounding the placebo effect
May 4th, 2016 | 50 mins 29 secs
James and Dan talk about failure. What's the benefit of openly sharing your failures - is this an antidote to the imposter syndrome or something only the privileged few can afford to do?