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Rory O'Shea Profile, NZ On Screen
(NZ On Screen, 2015-05-15)
A profile of cinematographer Rory O'Shea, researched and written for NZ On Screen.
Peter McCauley Profile
(NZ ON Screen, 2015-05-28)
A profile of actor Peter McCauley, researched and written for NZ ON Screen
John McKay Profile
(NZ On Screen, 2015-11-20)
A profile of Sound Editor and film-maker John McKay, researched and written for NZ On Screen.
Statistical Sensitiveness for the Behavioral Sciences
(Open Science Framework (OSF), 2017-02-14)
Research often necessitates of samples, yet obtaining large enough samples is not always possible. When it is, the researcher may use one of two methods for deciding upon the required sample size: rules-of-thumb, quick yet ...
The fallacy of placing confidence in confidence intervals – A commentary
(Open Science Framework (OSF), 2017-05-02)
‘The fallacy of placing confidence in confidence intervals’ (Morey et al., 2016, Psychonomic Bulletin & Review, doi: 10.3758/s13423-015-0947-8) delved into a much needed technical and philosophical dissertation regarding ...
Sorry to say, but pilots’ decisions were not irrational
(British Psychological Society Digest Research, 2016-12-16)
Fradera’s Digest (2016) makes for interesting reading both for aviators and cognitive psychologists alike. Fradera reports on a research article by Walmsley and Gilbey (2016) and the Digest seems pretty accurate to the ...
Open letter to The Independent - Pilots 'very likely' to misjudge flying conditions due to irrational decisions, revisited
Staufenberg’s news article (2016) comments on research reported by Walmsley and Gilbey (2016). An interview with the corresponding author also yielded extra information, especially the verbalization that practically all ...
Failings in COPE's guidelines to editors, and recommendations for improvement.
Letter highlighting failings in COPE's Guidelines to editors and proposing recommendations for improvement. The main recommendation is to create appropriate guidelines for dealing with fully disclosed (potential) conflicts ...
Retract 0.005 and propose using JASP, instead
Seeking to address the lack of research reproducibility, Benjamin et al. propose a pragmatic solution: use a stricter 0.005 standard for statistical significance when claiming evidence of new discoveries. Notwithstanding ...
The logic of p-values
(PsyArxiv Preprints, 2017-12-13)
Wagenmakers et al. addressed the illogic use of p-values in 'Psychological Science under Scrutiny'. While historical criticisms mostly deal with the illogical nature of null hypothesis significance testing (NHST), Wagenmakers ...