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Scroll: What a fossil revolution can tell us about the history of ‘big data’

Scroll: What a fossil revolution can tell us about the history of ‘big data’. “…far from spending his time climbing dangerous cliffs and digging up dinosaurs, Jack Sepkoski spent most of his career in front of a computer, building what would become the first comprehensive database on the fossil record of life. 70 more words

Around The Search & Social Media World

The Next Web: Turning big data into sound

The Next Web: Turning big data into sound. “A collaboration between two professors – one of music and one of engineering – at Virginia Tech resulted in the creation of a new platform for data analysis that makes it possible to understand data better by turning it into sound. 48 more words

Research & Opinion

Phys .org: Using Twitter to discover how language changes

Phys .org: Using Twitter to discover how language changes. “Scientists at Royal Holloway, University of London, have studied more than 200 million Twitter messages to try and unravel the mystery of how language evolves and spreads. 48 more words

Research & Opinion

3 Green Technologies That Are Revolutionizing the Future — The Environmental Blog

2018 is going to be a monumental year for green technologies. We have hit a point where climate change has been globally recognized by most of the world’s political communities.

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Renewable Energy

Weather Trends Project

The first project for Term 1 of Udacity’s Data Analyst/Scientist Nanodegree asks us to compare the moving averages for global annual temperature to the city closest to us. 440 more words

Moving Averages

Jupyter: Plotting pivots & changing legend entries

A while ago I blogged about project Jupyter and in the last days I have been working a lot with it and I am still fascinated by its power. 240 more words

Python

Toolkit: Teaching Correlation Statistics with the help of ENSO and Temperature related Data

As a teacher of undergraduate Statistics you can use this set of computer-based tools when teaching topics such as finding Correlation between different variables in the data-set. 429 more words

Earth Science