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Bayesian model selection shows extremely polarized behavior when the models are wrong

Scientists from University College London (UCL) and the Academy of Mathematics and Systems Science, Chinese Academy of Sciences (CAS, AMSS), have reported progress in understanding problems ...

Wed 7 Feb 18 from

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US, Australia scientists win Japan Prize for immunology work

An American professor at Emory University and an Australian scientist have been awarded the Japan Prize for research in immunology.

Tue 30 Jan 18 from Medical Xpress

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Mathematicians develop model for how new ideas emerge

Researchers from Queen Mary University of London have developed a mathematical model for the emergence of innovations.

Wed 24 Jan 18 from

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Tesla’s Model 3 is coming to some of its East Coast showrooms

 Tesla is bringing its newest production vehicle to its showrooms in some East Coast locations for the first time, so that potential (and many actual) customers will be able to check it ...

Fri 19 Jan 18 from TechCrunch

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Win a VIP package for you and a friend to Majid Jordan at The Warfield in San Francisco

Majid Jordan is going on tour and AXS is giving away a VIP package for you and your friend at their show at The Warfield in San Francisco on Feb. 10. Each package will include: -2 ...

Mon 22 Jan 18 from AXS

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Paris, London

A partnership between Imperial College London and a major French agency will keep access to European research funding.

Wed 17 Jan 18 from BBC News

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The Fields Medal fallacy: Why this math prize should return to its roots

The Fields Medal, whose origins date back to the 1930s, will be issued again this year in August to up to four of the world's most accomplished mathematicians under the age of 40. In a commentary ...

Tue 16 Jan 18 from

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Happy Pi Day!

How are you celebrating?

Fri 14 Mar 14 from Science Now

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The world’s first trigonometry revealed in an ancient Babylonian tablet

The Babylonians had a sophisticated understanding of geometry more than 1000 years before Pythagoras and Euclid.

Sun 27 Aug 17 from Cosmos Magazine

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Stanford mathematician first female winner of Fields prize

Maryam Mirzakhani and three others honored

Wed 13 Aug 14 from Science Now

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