Posts Tagged ‘from’

Easy Science Experiments from Steve Spangler

July 18, 2021

https://stevespangler.com/science-at-home/
https://www.amazon.com/stores/page/62FDE4E5-4476-4C10-A58D-F8E65EB2D491

Google Colab Resources

July 17, 2021

here are some nice resources on how to use Google Colab
(https://colab.research.google.com/notebooks/).

Tutorials:
https://www.geeksforgeeks.org/how-to-use-google-colab/
https://www.tutorialspoint.com/google_colab/index.htm
https://medium.com/swlh/the-best-place-to-get-started-with-ai-google-colab-tutorial-for-beginners-715e64bb603b (this website will ask you to log in and encourage you to pay to access their articles after a few visits, but just open the website in incognito mode so they can’t track your information)

Cool examples:
https://colab.research.google.com/github/tensorflow/docs/blob/master/site/en/tutorials/generative/autoencoder.ipynb
https://colab.research.google.com/github/tensorflow/docs/blob/master/site/en/tutorials/generative/deepdream.ipynb
https://colab.research.google.com/github/tensorflow/lucid/blob/master/notebooks/differentiable-parameterizations/style_transfer_2d.ipynb https://colab.research.google.com/drive/1VLG8e7YSEwypxU-noRNhsv5dW4NfTGce

foodlab

July 3, 2021

Here’s Kenji’s YouTube channel (almost a million subscribers):

https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCqqJQ_cXSat0KIAVfIfKkVA

His videos are a similar style to his book, where he sometimes talks about science. For example in this video:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=U3gvRjIQ6Lo

At the 1:45 mark, he talks about the physics behind selecting tomatoes At the 4:01 mark, he talks about boiling water (volume, heat, etc) in relation to cooking pasta

Edit Video Fast | Simon Says

July 3, 2021

https://www.simonsays.ai/
Does AI transcription

NY Times article about remote work

June 24, 2021

https://www.nytimes.com/2021/06/23/upshot/remote-work-innovation-office.html

Do Chance Meetings at the Office Boost Innovation? There’s No Evidence of It. For some, the office even stifles creativity. As the pandemic eases in the U.S., a few companies seek to reimagine what work might look like.

Lawseq |

June 20, 2021

https://lawseq.umn.edu

Stackelberg competition – Wikipedia

June 20, 2021

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Stackelberg_competition

Reconciling modern machine-learning practice and the classical bias–variance trade-off

May 31, 2021

QT:{{“U-shaped bias–variance trade-off curve has shaped our view of model selection and directed applications of learning algorithms in practice. “}}
Nice discussion of the limitations of the bias-variance tradeoff for #DeepLearning
https://www.pnas.org/content/116/32/15849

How to Make Oobleck – A Simple Recipe for Making Slime | Live Science

May 19, 2021

QT:{{”
Want to have fun with physics and even “walk on water”? Try making a mixture of cornstarch and water called oobleck. It makes a great science project or is just fun to Oobleck is a non-Newtonian fluid. “}}

https://www.livescience.com/21536-oobleck-recipe.html

sleep datasets with possible public or expert access

May 6, 2021

STAGES (n=30,000)
https://academic.oup.com/sleep/article/41/suppl_1/A124/4988361

Others somewhat smaller
https://sleepdata.org/datasets/hchs (N=16,000; actigraphy but not genomics)

https://sleepdata.org/datasets/mesa (N=6,800; actigraphy but not genomics; strength is longitudinal following)