"80% of doctors don't think probabilities apply to their patients"
Michael Lewis + Undoing Project comes to medicine
Facts, reason, logic, skepticism, exploration, wonder, passionate drive and the spark of ingenuity -- a powerful nexus that defines science.
The Party told you to reject the evidence of your eyes and ears. It was their final, most essential command.--George Orwell, 1984. #altfacts
Ten years ago: Steve Jobs introduces the original iPhone. apple.com/newsroom/2017/…
Almost all airlines use the slowest boarding process. Here's a better way to board.
The worst time; the robots have eaten our jobs. But not yet given us a universal income.
For those who have #Election2016
fatigue, here is a picture of some cute baby donkeys.
Since Obama took office
- 11M new private sector jobs
- 20M-plus gained health insurance
- Unemployment has plunged
Great article on the hardware manufacturing culture in Shenzhen. Ecosystems are fascinating. fusion.net/story/338939/c…
Nice profile of "Curious George"—@geochurch
—one of the most brilliant minds in life science the-scientist.com/articles.view/…
"As tech trickles in, medicine is about to hit warp speed" digitaltrends.com/features/as-te…
Average world temperatures, 1880-present (via reddit.com/r/Futurology/c…
The devolution, loss of diversity and disruption of the human gut #microbiome pnas.org/content/early/… @PNASNews
Source unknown, but this list is fantastic.
Will our kids be fined if they go to a French beach wearing the kind of swimsuits kids wear in California?
The hoped for global warming hiatus from 2013 looks very different now with the past 3 years of climate data.
Winners focus on winning. Losers focus on winners. #Rio2016
Creating machines that understand language is AI’s next big challenge bit.ly/2aZbCO1
A man suffered a pulmonary embolism at the wheel—and his Tesla drove him to the hospital. slate.com/articles/techn…
Credit card companies are blowing it with chip payments theverge.com/circuitbreaker…
"The greatest products of the next 25 years haven't been invented yet. You are not too late" medium.com/@stewartbrand/…
Autopilot prevents serious injury or death of a pedestrian in NY (owner anecdote confirmed by vehicle logs)