A critical sideswipe into the world of scientific controversy with a focus on the murky waters of the science of the mind.
Police chiefs are banding together to end the war on drugs.
Most teaching textbooks aren't evidence-based according to a new report, so where should teachers go to keep their skills up to date?
Why universities can no longer afford to access the research they created themselves.
The tale of a young man driven to his death for fighting for what is right, and the young woman picking up where he left off.
How one researcher created a pirate bay for science more powerful than even libraries at top universities.
A report from the National Council on Teacher Quality has found teacher-training textbooks aren't based in evidence.
Researchers tested police on major misconceptions about the psychology of policing
The psychologist who fundamentally changed how teachers talk to children warns her message has been lost in translation.
Watch entertaining reconstructions of classic experiments demonstrating our predisposition toward dishonesty.
The ability to delay gratification is vital for a successful life, and research suggests it is a skill that can be cultivated.
We all make small mistakes, but sometimes journalists report the complete and utter opposite of what a study really found.
An experiment from the 1920s explains why cliffhangers are so compelling and starting a task is often the most important part.
Researchers assessed what makes someone likely to believe collections of randomly mixed buzzwords were "profound."
We naturally respond disproportionately to events that frighten us, but to do so is playing into the hands of the terrorists.
An engineering professor at Oakland University has a surprising answer.
If I were to say that “crocodiles sleep with their eyes closed,” and then a week later ask you if “crocodiles sleep with their eyes open,” what would you say? The answer might surprise you.
If you are caught with "soft" drugs in the UK, you are now more likely to be prosecuted than if you are caught with "hard" drugs.
Where is the next catastrophe likely to take place and what might the fallout be?
100,000 people now die every year due to fake drugs. It is time for the resources wasted on a failed "war on drugs" to be put to good use.
The latest in a string of lurid allegations about initiation ceremonies in elite British universities has shocked the British public. What causes otherwise intelligent individuals to engage in unspeakable acts?