Geoff Cumming

  • Thanks, I’m glad you find it interesting, and I agree that in our current crisis situation we must insist on seeing empirical findings, basing vital public policy decisions on sound evidence, and doing all we can to fight

  • “Most patients using the new analgesia reported significantly reduced pain.”

    Such research findings sound exciting because the word significant suggests important and large. But researchers often use the […]


    There is a replicability crisis in science – unidentified “false positives” are pervading even our top research journals.

    A false positive is a claim that an effect exists when in actuality it doesn’ […]