Everything Hertz

A podcast by scientists, for scientists. Methodology, scientific life, and bad language.

About the show

A podcast by scientists, for scientists. Methodology, scientific life, and bad language. Co-hosted by Dr. Dan Quintana (University of Oslo) and Dr. James Heathers (Northeastern University)

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Episodes

  • 65: Blockchain and open science (with Jon Brock)

    July 16th, 2018  |  54 mins 30 secs

    Dan and James chat with Jon Brock (Cognitive scientist at Frankl) about the use of blockchain technology for open science

  • 64: Salami slicing

    July 2nd, 2018  |  1 hr 1 min

    Dan and James talk about the recent SIPS conference and answer a listener question on "salami slicing" the outcomes from one study into multiple papers

  • 63: Science journalism (with Brian Resnick)

    June 18th, 2018  |  1 hr 34 secs

    Dan and James chat about science journalism with Brian Resnick, who is a science reporter at Vox.com.

  • 62: Adopting open science practices (with Dorothy Bishop)

    June 4th, 2018  |  57 mins 29 secs

    Dan and James chat about the adoption of open science practices with Dorothy Bishop, Professor of Developmental Neuropsychology at the University of Oxford.

  • 61: Performance enhancing thugs (with Greg Nuckols)

    May 21st, 2018  |  56 mins 7 secs

    Dan and James chat with Greg Nuckols, who is grad student in exercise physiology, strength coach, and writer at strongerbyscience.com

  • 60: This is more of a comment than a question

    May 8th, 2018  |  1 hr 7 mins

    Dan and James answer listener questions on academic conferences, getting abreast of the literature, and conflicts of interest

  • 59: Rethinking the scientific journal (with Rickard Carlsson)

    April 16th, 2018  |  1 hr 2 mins

    Despite cosmetic changes, scientific journals hav…

  • 58: Lessons from podcasting (with Simine Vazire)

    April 2nd, 2018  |  1 hr 1 min

    Dan and James are joined by Simine Vazire (University of California, Davis and co-host of the Black Goat podcast) to chat about the role of podcasting in scientific communication. Dan's wife also starts going into labor during the episode, so this is an extra special one

  • 57: Radical Transparency (with Rebecca Willén)

    March 15th, 2018  |  49 mins 15 secs

    Dan and James are joined by Rebecca Willén (Institute for Globally Distributed Open Research and Education) to discuss transparency in scientific research and how she started her own independent research institute in Bali

  • 56: Registered reports (with Chris Chambers)

    February 2nd, 2018  |  53 mins 59 secs

    Dan and James are joined by Chris Chambers (Cardiff University) to discuss the Registered Reports format

  • 55: The proposal to redefine clinical trials

    January 18th, 2018  |  59 mins 11 secs

    Dan and James discuss the US National Institutes of Health's new definition of a “clinical trial”, which comes into effect on the 25th of January

  • 54: Cuckoo Science

    December 15th, 2017  |  55 mins 14 secs

    In this episode, James sits in the guest chair as Dan interviews him on his recent work find and exposing inconsistent results in the scientific literature

  • 53: Skin in the game

    November 17th, 2017  |  1 hr 6 mins

    Dan and James discuss whether you need to have “skin in the game” to critique research.

  • 52: Give p's a chance (with Daniel Lakens)

    October 20th, 2017  |  1 hr 2 mins

    In this episode, Dan and James welcome back Daniel Lakens (Eindhoven University of Technology) to discuss his new paper on justifying your alpha level

  • 51: Preprints (with Jessica Polka)

    October 6th, 2017  |  56 mins 14 secs

    In this episode, Dan and James are joined by Jessica Polka, Director of ASAPbio, to chat about preprints

  • 50: Special 50th episode (LIVE)

    September 14th, 2017  |  1 hr 39 mins

    Dan and James celebrate their 50th episode with a live recording! They cover a blog post that argues grad students shouldn’t be publishing, what’s expected of today’s postdocs, and the ‘tone’ debate in psychology. You can also watch the video of this episode on the Everything Hertz YouTube channel (link in show notes)