explanations

machine learning

AI Glossary: What Makes Deep Learning 'Deep'

Inside machine learning's hidden math.
Michael Byrne
6.3.17
explanations

Fog Computing Brings Big Data Back to Earth

But what's fog computing anyway?
Michael Byrne
4.9.17
explanations

This DARPA Video Targeting AI Hype Is Necessary Viewing

"That's not a panda."
Michael Byrne
2.18.17
videos

How Physicists Image Individual Atoms

The latest from 100 Second Science.
Michael Byrne
4.2.16
videos

How To Understand Black Holes

Physicist and writer Sabine Hossenfelder explains in '10 Things You Should Know About Black Holes.'
Michael Byrne
11.14.15
videos

Physicist Neil Turok Explains the 'Astonishing Simplicity of Everything'

"The ways in which the universe has regular, predictable behavior."
Michael Byrne
10.10.15
videos

Peter Shor Explains His Namesake Encryption-Crumbling Quantum Algorithm

The latest from 100 Second Science.
Michael Byrne
10.4.15
programming

Know Your Language: The Ghost in the Shell Script

Shell scripts are the programs that tell other programs to do stuff, but that's just the start.
Michael Byrne
10.3.15
videos

How Physicists Measure Gravitational Waves

Catching a glimpse of the weakest fundamental force in action isn't easy.
Michael Byrne
9.12.15
Numbers

The Math That Shows How Fewer Roads Can Lead to Less Traffic Congestion

Meet the Braess paradox.
Michael Byrne
9.6.15
Health

Inside the Inscrutable Physics of a Heart Murmur

The hushed rumble of disrupted blood flow hides a mathematical monster.
Michael Byrne
9.1.15
Health

The Science Behind the Deepest Itch: Poison Oak

Leaves of three ... fuck.
Michael Byrne
8.8.15
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