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Reverse engineering biomolecular systems (REBMS) using high-throughput –omic data that combines data mining, modeling and simulation and testing and validation
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A video showing 'multimodal locomotion in a bioinspired robot' has been making the rounds, and the video demonstrates advances in robotics as scientific tools as well as potential robots for search and rescue operations. Its name is Pleurobot.
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A new paper from Google's DeepMind team indicates that their technology is a “novel artificial agent” that combines two existing forms of brain-inspired machine intelligence: a deep neural network and a reinforcement-learning algorithm. Published this week in Nature, Human-level control through ...
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IBM Watson, the artificial intelligence platform made famous by beating the three best Jeopardy champions ever several years ago, bought Denver-based..
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A physicist at Cambridge had this quantum-strangeness gate made for himself. He also posted an explanation here: http://ghz-gate.tumblr.com/.

Debora and I are in Oxford this week. (She just gave a paper yesterday. Lucky her; she's done!) I'm working hard on a talk I'll be giving in Paris in two weeks. So posting may be light.
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If you had told me Microsoft and Google would collaborate on a major JavaScript framework a year ago, I wouldn't have believed you, but today the company announced the unlikely pairing. At ...
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refs:
<spectrum.ieee.org/tech-talk/computing/hardware/google-tests-first-error-correction-in-quantum-computing>

Surface code quantum error correction incorporating accurate error propagation
<arxiv.org/abs/1004.0255>
Google has built a quantum computer chip that can do error correction. That's a big deal, because without error correction, quantum computing won't work.
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Trick or Truth: the Mysterious Connection Between Physics and Mathematics

FQXi ESSAY CONTEST
December 15, 2014 - March 4, 2015 Open for Submissions

March 4, 2015
Essay Contest Closes - Last opportunity to submit essays (Note: all essays must be submitted by 11:59PM Eastern Time).
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My essay would be just 4 words:

"Nature is a computer." 
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#Clojure, everywhere.
Hoplon provides a number of libraries promoting a simpler model for Clojure/ClojureScript web applications.
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The 2015 Deep Learning Summer School will take place August 3 - 12, 2015, in Montreal. See https://sites.google.com/site/deeplearningsummerschool for more information and registration.
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    Ph.D. Applied Mathematics (1979), Sc.M. (1976), Sc.B. (1975)
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Publisher at Cloudversed Publishing.

Grower of PLUMs (Programming Languages Universe Metaphysics), the fruit of ontic panhypercomputationalism.


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The first code I wrote after graduate school: I wrote the original code (C/UNIX on a PDP-11) for what became NIMH CORTEX (dally.nimh.nih.gov) — a program for "data acquisition and experimental control of neurophysiological experiments" — at Princeton University in 1980.
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  • Texas Instruments (1982-2001), University of Maryland (1980-1982), Princeton University (1979-1980)
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Programming Language Theory - Free E-Books
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Programming Language Theory - list of freely downloadable books at E-Books Directory

Flying qubits make for a highly resilient quantum memory
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(Phys.org) —In a quantum memory, the basic unit of data storage is the qubit. Because a qubit can exist in a superposition state of both '1'

Talking Points Memo
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Breaking news and analysis from the TPM team.

LittleMonsters
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Request an invite to be among the first to experience a new community only for Little Monsters. Because you were born this way! Name. Email.

Opus posthumous
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books.google.com - When Opus Posthumous first appeared in 1957, it was an appropriate capstone to the career of one of the most important wr

The Google+ Hall of Fame | Google+ Counter | gpc.fm | Lists, Trends &amp...
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Google+ Counter is helping you finding new people, trends and stats on Google+. It also is the home of the Top followed Google+ Ladies and m

functional-javascript
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A library for functional programming with JavaScript.

Ten Recent Books of Poetry You Should Read Right Now
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The robust state of poetry in America is evidenced by this non-exhaustive, list of superlative books, all of which are must-reads for those

Lady Gaga Makes Ralph Macchio a Trending Topic on Twitter
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Lady Gagas MTV VMAs performance made Ralph Macchio a trending topic on Twitter. So how did the actor react to being compared to the biggest

In Memoriam: Malcolm Mills
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Malcolms human destiny has been fufilled and he is...someplace else now.

Poetry: A peek behind the scaffolds
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Writing poetry requires sustaining the history of the art and also refreshing the contemporary idiom within the art -- all at the same time.

 poetical bits: Easter for materialists
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Materialism is what there is without the holy smoke and mirrors. So what do materialists think about during the long Easter weekend — Maundy

Flying Spaghetti Monster
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I have boiled for your sins. Grab your pirate regalia and follow Me.

 poetical bits: War and peace
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Materially, the difference between war and peace means the difference between physically killing (and injuring) people and not doing that. T

Animal pictures of the week: 30 March 2012 - Telegraph
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All creatures great and small in our ever popular animal gallery.

 poetical bits: Screenwriting
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I end the week of the 7 Day Blogging Challenge for Bloggers where I began: on Markup. John August is a screenwriter who also writes software

ArXiv Review
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ArXiv Review - Peer review for the ArXiv Preprint Journal.

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