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Caso Real > IBC - Identical By Chance

En este post quiero hablar brevemente de un escenario real de IBC sucedido en personas cercanas a mi y que demuestra como la recombinatoria del ADN puede provocar coincidencias con personas que no son válidas (falsos-positivos). 348 more words

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What's Happening Tonight? 3/1/18

TONIGHT!!  –  THURSDAY, MARCH 1ST

Depth Charge Presents

S.F. Eagle  /  398 12th St. @ Harrison  /  San Francisco

YEAR OF THE FIST  (headliner)

THE RAGING NATHANS… 108 more words

Replicability 101: How to interpret the results of replication studies

Even statistically sophisticated psychologists struggle with the interpretation of replication studies (Maxwell et al., 2015).  This article gives a basic introduction to the interpretation of statistical results within the Neyman Pearson approach to statistical inferences. 3,572 more words

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Cultural Acts in Bogota

Bogota, Colombia, is like so many of the world’s big cities — crowded, bogged down by traffic, leafy neighborhoods and the desperately poor, an interesting old town and, increasingly, a vibrant bar and cafe scene.  729 more words

Seven Reasons the EU's Use of the Precautionary Principle is Misguided

This blog was originally published on 7 February 2011 and is part of the uploading to the new blog site. The original title was “What is wrong with the Precautionary Principle?” and includes a long comment with an excerpt from an article I published many years ago In the last six and a half years, nothing has changed in the EU process to alleviate my earlier concerns … to the contrary, the precautionary principle has become even more misused by activist opportunists.

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Lessons from a dead fish

Craig Bennett, did an interesting experiment with a dead salmon. He assessed the ability of the fish to identify emotions in photographs presented to him. 127 more words

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ICC: Prosecutor Fatou Bensouda's conclusion regarding her visit to Colombia

ICC Prosecutor Fatou Bensouda visited Colombia from September 10-13 to obtain clarifications on certain aspects of the future Special Jurisdiction for Peace, as well as information about the status of relevant national proceedings relating to extrajudicial killings of civilians known as “false positives”, sexual and gender-based crimes, and forced displacement. 56 more words

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