Machine learning algorithms are showing promise at helping better simulate the effect of clouds, making climate models more accurate…
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Last Thursday, the underground classroom at the National Museum of Mathematics in New York was filled to capacity for a college professor's PowerPoint-aided lecture...The Atlantic From ACM Opinion | March 21, 2014
In defending the NSA's telephony metadata collection efforts, government officials have repeatedly resorted to one seemingly significant detail: This is just metadata—numbers...The Atlantic From ACM Opinion | December 26, 2013
Oxford University has released a study indicating that no significant correlation exists between a scientific academic professional having a Wikipedia entry and...The Atlantic From ACM TechNews | November 11, 2013
How will police use a gun that immobilizes its target but does not kill? What would people do with a device that could provide them with any mood they desire? What...The Atlantic From ACM Opinion | September 20, 2013
Morningside Analytics chief scientist John Kelly maps the Internet's "cybersocial geography" to visualize topics of conversation and the participants involved in...The Atlantic From ACM TechNews | September 17, 2013