Nature asked 1,576 scientists for their thoughts on reproducibility. Most agree that there's a 'crisis' and over 70% said they'd tried and failed to reproduce another group's experiments. This video was reproduced with permission and was first published on May 25, 2016. It is a Nature Video production.
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