There are hundreds of ways to analyse interactions in a complex system. A new study shows how they can all work together.
People who developed diabetes, psychosis and congestive heart failure, in that order, experienced the largest reduction in life expectancy
The phrase ‘research data management’ might make your eyes glaze over, but it’s actually this behind-the-scenes work that allows for large-scale scientific discoveries and collaborations.
New research linking police and healthcare data shows that victims of domestic abuse are detectable before the involvement of the police.
Mae gwyddoniaeth dinasyddion yn cynnig y posibilrwydd o wyddoniaeth i'r bobl, gan y bobl.
Citizen science offers the possibility of a science for the people, by the people. And it could be used to challenge the status quo.
Twitter has long allowed anyone to access its data about who tweeted what and when. This has been a boon to research, from public health to criminology. The new fees put that research at risk.
Listening for events like black hole collisions is important in astronomy research – and the technology is only getting better.
Women’s contributions to global Christianity are immense, but scholars’ understanding is hampered by limited data.
Big data analysis has unveiled startling links between seemingly unrelated things, such as how a person’s physical elevation above sea level might influence their personality.
Undergraduate programs are springing up across the US to meet the burgeoning demand for workers trained in big data. Yet many of the programs lack training in the ethical use of data science.
Data science infrastructure is sorely needed in many places. Doctors Without Borders brings medical help to nations in need, but similar efforts are relatively small for statistics.
As Canadians yearn for a return to normal life, experts will rely on the latest data to determine the safest ways to come out of the coronavirus pandemic. Making that data transparent is essential.
Machine learning technology was first to sound the alarm about the new coronavirus. Its success illustrates how AI is boosting epidemiology.
That future is one of ever-changing data, analytics and computer infrastructure.
Researchers like myself are finding transformative new ways to help planners, leaders and first responders tackle disasters from afar.
Mathematician Hannah Fry has called for tech and data scientists to make an ethical pledge, as medical doctors do. But the same result might be delivered by simply asking people to mind their bias.
Data science, led by Africa-based scientists, could play a key role in addressing all of the continent’s crucial needs.
Young people with gender dysphoria have high rates of mental health issues which makes conducting ethical research trials complex.
Even though the Holocaust is one of the best documented genocides in history, there’s limited quantitative data available. A new study investigates the number of deaths per day.