Scientists Make Mistakes. I Made a Big One.

A researcher learns the right thing to do when the wrong thing happens

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When I identified the error, I was shocked. I felt physically ill. I had published something that was objectively, unquestionably wrong.

Julia is an Assistant Professor of Psychology at Carleton College in Northfield, MN. She studies speech perception and spoken word recognition. @juliafstrand

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