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Great Lakes in winter: Water levels and ice cover

The Great Lakes, along with their connecting waterways and watersheds, make up the largest lake system on the planet—more than 20% of the world’s surface freshwater! 896 more words

Research

Minister for Loneliness

The U.K. has appointed a Minister for Loneliness.

This is both heartbreakingly sad, and darkly amusing.  Imagine the business card?  It’s too much.  Theresa May has said the appointment is in response to “the sad reality of modern life”.  88 more words

MINE

Emergency Alert in Hawaii

Saturday morning at 8:07 a.m. people across the state of Hawaii got the same alert on their cell phones:

BALLISTIC MISSILE THREAT INBOUND TO HAWAII. SEEK IMMEDIATE SHELTER. 562 more words

Existential Risk

5 common challenges in business forecasting

Every company, small or large, has to develop forecasts to estimate its future performance. These forecasts are used to set business targets, resource plans, investor expectations, and compensation plans. 878 more words

Strategy

What is Tableau and Why Should I Learn it?

You may have seen it as data embedded in a website. Perhaps you’ve seen advertisements of it, but never really knew what it was. Tableau is business analytics software that is particularly good at data visualization. 580 more words

College

Time Series

 

 


Figure 1: Curve of the average reimbursement over time
Here we can see the curve of the average of reimbursement over time. What interests us is the forecasting and prediction of this variable over time to know how much money DAMIR gives back on average to its patient in the future. 53 more words

Markov Chains

Markov Chains are probabilistic processes which depend only on the previous state and not on the complete history it is the principle of “memorylessness”. In other words the next state of the process only depends on the previous state and not the sequence of states. 260 more words

Forecasting