We're turning off the Participant Referral Scheme

At Prolific, building a high quality pool of participants to take part in world-leading research is one of our biggest priorities. We are keen to grow this pool in as balanced a way as possible, to discourage population biases and maximise diversity. For this reason we have decided to phase…

Kicking off 2019 with Stanford's Gregg Sparkman

Did you know that cheese can have a larger carbon footprint than chicken or fish? If not, you have company. I didn't either. Experts now widely agree that climate change is real and that its unusually fast progression is caused by human behavior. Undoubtedly, it is one of the most…

Christmas Support for Prolific

After a busy 2018, where we’ve helped 2,700 researchers collect 1.9M responses across 18,000 studies from 56,000 participants, the Prolific Support Team will be taking a well-earned rest over the Christmas period. ☝️ This means Prolific Support will be offline for the Christmas period (22 December…