QUEST Blog: QUEST DIGEST 50|18

Blog by Dr. Ulf Tölch

The value of confirmatory research and the need for exploration in research: Ulrich Dirnagl on Rethinking research reproducibility. 

F1000 offers a new gateway (=collection) for all types of publications related to science policy and “science on science”. This includes reviewed publications and unreviewed documents like workshop reports and policy briefs. Topics include funding, hiring, publishing, metrics and incentives, peer review, and infrastructure.

AI tools begin to facilitate peer review. 

Replication failures in psychology not due to differences in study populations

Royal Society opens up peer review in publications in Proceedings B and Royal Open Science.