The course, offered at the University of Washington, teaches that the proliferation of algorithms and data is making misinformation more widespread.
New research finds use of painkillers more than doubles the risk that a driver will set into motion a fatal two-car crash.
The first rigorous study of the practice finds it conveys benefits like reducing mental distress, but also increases neuroticism.
Leaders in the scientific community fear Scott Pruitt's new directive would severely limit the use of research in policymaking.
A new study suggests two in three animal studies don't report taking even the most basic precautions against biased results, making many of the results unreliable.
Modern statistics have made it easier than ever for us to fool ourselves.