Scientists and engineers on sofas (and other furnishings): reproducibility: the basics
Reproducibility. Replicability. They’re terms that keep popping up as the scientific community discusses how best to ensure that published research is robust and reliable. Brian Nosek, a psychology professor at the University of Virginia and the president and director of the Center for Open Science, discusses what those terms mean, what the challenges are for the scientific community and some ways that research organizations can move forward toward creating new incentives for reproducing experiments.
Provided by the National Science Foundation