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“The Measure of Everyday Life” is a weekly public radio program featuring researchers, practitioners, and professionals discussing their work to improve the human condition. Independent Weekly has called the show ‘unexpected’ and ‘diverse’ and notes that the show ‘brings big questions to radio.'

Episodes air Sunday nights at 6:30 PM EST in the Raleigh-Durham, NC, media market (and also are streamed internationally through WNCU) and are available online the Wednesday following the original airing. WNCU produces the show with major underwriting from the nonprofit RTI International.

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Mar 14, 2018

New York Times writer James Ryerson recently wrote about the reproducibility crisis in science. It is a topic that has garnered many news headlines lately. What is the problem? Should we worry that some study results can't be reproduced or replicated? What can we do about it? We talk with three of the co-authors of a new RTI Press book called Reproducibility about the conceptual debate that is raging in the halls of academia and making waves in public discourse.