"The Algorithm Will See You Now" is a masterful piece on #AI
in medicine by @DrSidMukherjee newyorker.com/magazine/2017/… @NewYorker
Loved it! #OA
Among the 40 finalists of the 2016 Intel Science Talent Search, only 7 had parents both born in the United States.
This is a tragic failure of public neuroscience communication.
As long as I’m alive, I vow to use my voice to drive positive change: virg.in/Z6B
Read this quote from China's #1 Go player and think about how widely this might apply:
Leave it to computational biologists to figure out the origin of atrial fibrillation journals.plos.org/ploscompbiol/a… @PLOSCompBiol
Predicting suicide via artificial intellgence better than by clinicians newsweek.com/2017/03/10/mac…
by @SilverJacket #AI
Schmacts and the erosion of public trust in institutions washingtonpost.com/posteverything…
w/ more data on docs, scientists and ★ nurses
Boston Dynamics’ Handle robot dominates parkour on wheels in new footage tcrn.ch/2mnBNaz
"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