Posts Tagged ‘from_ds’

New Haven Crime Rates By Neighborhood

March 5, 2017

Nice demographic #maps (property values, crime &c) of NHV + other cities https://www.neighborhoodscout.com/ct/new-haven Related RedZone app https://appsto.re/us/fGYg7.i

Avoid navigating through dangerous areas
RedZone Map by Zone Technologies Inc.
https://appsto.re/us/fGYg7.i

But if you have to go there keep your finger on the button
SafeTrek – Hold Until Safe℠ by SafeTrek, Inc.
https://appsto.re/us/4PuSQ.i

https://www.neighborhoodscout.com/ct/new-haven/crime/
https://www.neighborhoodscout.com/ny/new-york/crime

Color brewer

February 18, 2017

http://tools.medialab.sciences-po.fr/iwanthue/
http://colorbrewer2.org/

using eduroam

December 3, 2016

http://library.law.yale.edu/news/eduroam-wifi-other-universities-or-here-your-guests

Nels Elde podcast

November 21, 2016

TWiEVO 9: How to crash your gene drive
July 5, 2016
Hosts: Nels Elde and Vincent Racaniello
Guest: Jim Bull
Nels and Vincent speak with Jim Bull about the results of genetic models which suggest that the evolution of inbreeding in response to lethal gene drive might make population control difficult to achieve.

Uncovering Earth’s virome : Nature : Nature Research

October 21, 2016

Uncovering Earth’s virome
http://www.nature.com/nature/journal/v536/n7617/full/nature19094.html Meta analysis of 5Tb of extant #metagenomic sequences finds >125k partial viral genomes

David Paez-Espino, Emiley A. Eloe-Fadrosh, Georgios A. Pavlopoulos, Alex D. Thomas, Marcel Huntemann, Natalia Mikhailova, Edward Rubin, Natalia N. Ivanova & Nikos C. Kyrpides

SVM movie

March 5, 2016

quick video for visualizing the power of kernels in SVM
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3liCbRZPrZA

Research Parasites

January 23, 2016

Dara sharing http://www.nejm.org/doi/full/10.1056/NEJMe1516564 Deems #datascientists as “research parasites,” using another’s data for their own ends via @dspakowicz

QT:{{”
“A second concern held by some is that a new class of research person will emerge — people who had nothing to do with the design and execution of the study but use another group’s data for their own ends, possibly stealing from the research productivity planned by the data gatherers, or even use the data to try to disprove what the original investigators had posited. There is concern among some front-line researchers that the system will be taken over by what some researchers have characterized as “research parasites.””
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Human Genetics Shape the Gut Microbiome: Cell

December 19, 2014

Human Genetics Shape the Gut #Microbiome
http://www.cell.com/abstract/S0092-8674%2814%2901241-0 A particular family of firmicutes is highly heritable & correlated w/ BMI

Goodrich, J.K., Waters, J.L., Poole, A.C., Sutter, J.L., Koren, O., Blekhman, R., Beaumont, M., Van Treuren, W., Knight, R., Bell, J.T., et al. (2014). Human Genetics Shape the Gut Microbiome. Cell 159, 789–799.