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More info needed: the replication crisis

Lately, I’ve been writing a lot about the replication crisis in the field of psychology as part of assignments for a writing class focused on scientific literature. 549 more words

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See you at #ACMG2016!

We are happy to be well-represented at this year’s national meeting of the American College of Medical Genetics and Genomics (ACMG). Swing by our posters and say hello! 91 more words

Colombian Government Search Yields 28,000 Bodies.

In 2011 the Colombian left wing political opposition demanded that a complete search of the country be undertaken after the “False Positive” scandal was exposed. … 287 more words

News

Perverse Incentives and Killings By Security Forces

By Taylor Marvin

Extrajudicial killings by security forces are not unique to the Americas, but have repeatedly dominated the region’s headlines. While these killings¬†stem from many causes, occasionally they are encouraged by almost deliberately perverse incentives. 742 more words

Politics

Religion = Politics, as does No Discernment = False Positives

 

It is all around us, enveloping us. They keep coming like seemingly unending waves that belch forth their best candidates from both parties. The individuals rise up out of the sea building speed and power. 952 more words

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Galeria de la Memoria Tiberio A. Fernandez

On August 23rd we visited the Galeria de la Memoria Tiberio A. Fernandez in the western city of Cali.

Our motley group of thirteen climbed up a tightly wound metal staircase and poured into a bright and intricate open air gallery. 399 more words

Colombia