Topics of interest for forthcoming issues

The Significance Editorial Board meets three times a year to discuss topics of interest for forthcoming issues. For some topics, we already have writers in mind. For others, we welcome pitches from potential authors. Below you will find a list of topics for which we are currently inviting contributions.

  • Communicating statistics and evidence
  • NASA's Mars missions
  • Evidence-based sentencing in criminal justice
  • US marijuana laws - the data and the impact
  • Evidence-based policymaking
  • Artificial intelligence and statistics
  • Big data and social science
  • Automated fact-checking
  • The 2020 US Census
  • Data ethics and data privacy
  • Florence Nightingale bicentenary
  • Digital forensics

If you wish to discuss or pitch an article on any of the above topics, please contact us.