James is a researcher at Northeasthern University
May 18th, 2020 | 47 mins 45 secs
We discuss the recent claim that screen time is more harmful than heroin and whether psychological science is a crisis-ready discipline
May 4th, 2020 | 1 hr 5 mins
We chat with Chelsea Parlett-Pelleriti (Chapman University, USA) about the role of memes and emerging social media in communicating science and statistics.
April 20th, 2020 | 50 mins 12 secs
Dan and James discuss whether getting rapid outcomes to address the pandemic is worth the increased risk of mistakes—how can scholars perform research that is both swift and accurate?
April 6th, 2020 | 57 mins 45 secs
We chat with Marike Schiffer, who is a Senior Editor at Nature Human Behavior, about her journal's push to increase reproducibility in the behavioral sciences. She also shares how her team evaluates manuscripts and some common misunderstandings about scientific publishing.
March 16th, 2020 | 1 hr 3 mins
Dan and James discuss the COVID-19 pandemic and how it's impacting academia
March 2nd, 2020 | 1 hr 17 mins
Dan and James discuss rejection in academia and emerging science communication platforms
February 17th, 2020 | 1 hr 4 mins
Should research scientists build their knowledge and skillset broadly at the risk of being a master of none? Dan and James discuss this, along with a recent editorial on the use of Twitter in academia.
February 3rd, 2020 | 59 mins 15 secs
Dan and James cover a new paper which discusses whether research misconduct should be criminalised. If so, where do we draw the line and who should investigate these cases?
January 27th, 2020 | 1 hr 50 mins
To celebrate our 100th episode, which we video-streamed live, Dan and James were joined by three special guests: Daniel Lakens, Amy Orben, and Chris Chambers.
January 6th, 2020 | 49 mins 36 secs
Dan and James answer a listener question on science advocacy. Is this an activity that all scientists should do, and if so, how much advocacy work should we be doing?
December 16th, 2019 | 59 mins 28 secs
We chat with Sophia Crüwell (Meta-Research Innovation Center Berlin) about pre-registration and her recent work introducing pre-registration templates for cognitive modelling research.
December 2nd, 2019 | 1 hr 44 secs
Dan and James discuss the concept of "slow science", which has been proposed in order to improve the quality of scientific research and create a more sustainable work environment.