Health News Review: How much significance should health news give to statistically nonsignificant results?
STATS.org Director, Rebecca Goldin is interviewed by Health News Review about the significance of statistically nonsignificant results in a recently published study on women and chemotherapy.
STAT article on whether exercise can prevent cancer cites STATS.org’s Rebecca Goldin on the failure to control for confounders.
National Geographic consults STATS.org’s Rebecca Goldin on the statistical likelihood of giant squid claimed in a new study.
STATS.org, and the American Statistical Association (ASA), are proud to announce that Ph.D. student, Jonathan Auerbach will serve as the first-ever Public Understanding of Statistics fellow for the summer of 2016.
Washington Monthly The Grade: Flawed EdCities “Equality” Report Coverage Highlights Importance Of Skepticism & Scrutiny
Education reporter Alexander Russo mentions STATS.org’s free statistical advice service for journalists in this article about the media and a flawed school equality report.
How STATS.org helped journalist Tamar Haspel in her reporting on sucralose for National Geographic.
Vox piece on the overuse of p-value in science features an interview with STATS.org Director, Rebecca Goldin.
STATS.org Director, Rebecca Goldin, is interviewed for a New York Times article on the stock market.
Cornell Alliance for Science: Sense About Science USA partnership offers statistical consultation for journalists
Cornell Alliance for Science sat down with Trevor Butterworth, Director of Sense About Science (SAS) USA based in NYC, to learn more about this new organization and its stateside vision and plans.
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