Networks

My son, Sam, has just written a post about systems and networks (link). I found the post really interesting in a...

Data(ism)

Back in 2013, David Brooks wrote in the New York Times (link): If you asked me to describe the rising philosophy of the...

Two guides

I have spent much of the day reflecting on George Box's (1979) paper Robustness in the strategy of scientific model building (link).

George Box and Robustness

Earlier this week, I worked my way through Giora Simchoni's presentation on Deep Visual Inference: Teaching Computers To See Rather Than Calculate Correlation (link).

My Project

Back in June 2008, I started writing this WordPress blog (link). I had written on other blogs before and had first...

Microcontent: narratives and attention

How do online courses engage learners? Alan Levine explores this issue in a post titled Seeking Answers:...

Sharing news

Each week an O'Reilly newsletter arrives in my email inbox. I am not sure when I signed up but I am...

Insights … and (career) decisions

I follow developments in High Performance Sport New Zealand with great interest, particularly now that Jacquie Tran is a Senior Insights...

Sharing research journeys

Researchers have some important decisions to make about the ways they share their discoveries. Back in 2017,...

Continuing learning and innocent climbing

I am staggered by the expertise shared openly. Each day, my inbox delivers treasures that are growing in scale. Today, thanks to Mara Averick (link), I discovered Danielle Navarro's personal essay...