The Harm of Technology-Driven Brain Research - Scizzle Blog
Our knowledge of the brain is so limited, would technology-driven brain research provide the answer?
Statistics: Losing Ground to CS, Losing Image Among Students
The American Statistical Association (ASA) leadership, and many in Statistics academia. have been undergoing a period of angst the last few
This is not what democracy looks like: The long, slow death of Jefferson...
From Thomas Piketty to Cliven Bundy to GOP climate trolls, democracy is in deep crisis. What comes next?
This Is What You Build to Juggle 6,000 Tweets a Second | Enterprise | WIRED
When you open the Twitter app on your smartphone and all those tweets, links, icons, photos, and videos materialize in front of you, they're
Rebel Toy Company Launches New Quest to Turn Princesses Into Engineers |...
GoldieBlox made waves last year with a Beastie Boys-sampling commercial that went viral. Now they're releasing their latest creation.
Statistical Flaw Punctuates Brain Research in Elite Journals | Talking b...
Neuroscientists need a statistics refresher. That is the message of a new analysis in Nature Neuroscience that shows that more than half of
Google and Facebook Team-Up to Modernize Old Fashioned Databases | Wired...
A central cooling plant in Google’s Douglas County, Georgia, data center. Photo: Google/Connie Zhou Google completely changed the world of c
Deniz Yuret's Homepage: Machine learning in 10 pictures
ITILA Figure 28.3. Why Bayesian inference embodies Occam's razor. This figure gives the basic intuition for why complex models can turn out
How Your Season of Birth Is Etched in Your Brain - Wired Science
The season we're born in can have far-reaching consequences. Now, scientists are studying the links between season of birth and brain struct
Mesmerizing GIFs Show Cities Passing From Day to Night | Raw File | Wire...
It's rare that we see a favorite still-image project upgraded to GIF status, but that's exactly what Fei Qi Wong has done with his series, T
Montana Boy: Bones Show Ancestral Links to Europe - SPIEGEL ONLINE
Despite general resistence, representatives of tribes in the US recently gave their blessing for DNA analysis of the remains of a Stone Age
HIV drug used to reverse effects of virus that causes cervical cancer | ...
The 40 women, who were all HPV positive with either high-grade, borderline or low grade disease, were treated with one capsule of the antivi
Book That Teaches Kids to Code Raises $250K on Kickstarter | Wired Enter...
The book tells the story of a young girl named Ruby and her many friends, including a less-than-meticulous android, a solitary snow leopard
[Video] Artificial Intelligence and Evolutionary Algorithms with Elad Katz
Evolutionary Algorithms, a new field of AI & Machine-Learning, holds high promise as to solving many computer-problems that were thought to