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Episode 41: How to make fewer research mistakes

August 31st, 2021  •  47 mins 15 secs  •  Download (21.9 MB)  •  Link with Timestamp

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After an unplanned summer hiatus Julia and Jonathan are back to talk about errors in research, and specifically how we can make fewer of them. Julia talks about her Error Tight project for implementing some culture changes, including standardization, how to cultivate a sense of shared responsibility in a research lab. Research mistakes reflect a failure of systems rather than a failure of people—so let’s improve our systems!