James is a researcher at Northeasthern University
August 17th, 2016 | 1 hr 20 secs
Science funding has a series of built in incentive structures, but what sort of science does this produce?
August 11th, 2016 | 52 mins 40 secs
Can you be a "serious academic" while still posting photos on Instagram? In this episode, James and Dan discuss a recent article bemoaning the infiltration of the "selfie epidemic" into academia.
August 3rd, 2016 | 59 mins 15 secs
Pokemon Go is sweeping the world and getting people walking again! But is the Pokemon Go 'model' a golden opportunity to tackle obesity or just another fad?
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.