A new paper entitled "Gaining Trust as well as Respect in Communicating Science Topics" published in the Proceedings of the…Continue
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Confirmation bias occurs when people actively search for and favor information or evidence that confirms their preconceptions or hypotheses while ignoring or slighting adverse or mitigating evidence. It is a type of cognitive bias (pattern of deviation in judgment that occurs in…Continue
New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg in a recent press conference detailed a new $15M partnership to tackle the increasing volume of big data to increase New York’s capacity for applied sciences and potential for economic growth. The agreement will create 440,00 square feet of new space dedicated to big data education and training, as well as the addition of 75 big data research specialists.
Dr. Kathleen McKeown and Dr. Patricia Culligan were selected to lead the new…Continue
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