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Everything You Think You Know About the Death of Mike Brown Is Wrong, and the Man Who Killed Him Admits It

<b>Updated Wednesday, March 15, 2017, 3:45 p.m. EDT:</b> Earlier today, Washington Post reporter Wesley Lowery, who uncovered the U.S. District Court …

Justice

Mark Cuban: The world’s first trillionaire will be an artificial intelligence entrepreneur

Bill Gates is the richest man in the world right now, with more than $85 billion to his name, and, <b>according to one estimate, if he makes it to his</b> …

Sessions doesn't want to investigate police. Here's why we need to.

Michael Brown’s death on the streets of Ferguson, Mo., on Aug. 9, 2014, changed the national conversation about policing and race. Police abuse became daily front-page news; the Black Lives Matter movement was born; race and inequality turned into mainstream political issues. Underlining much of …

DeepMind and National Grid in AI talks to balance energy supply | Financial Times

Google’s DeepMind is in discussions with the UK’s National Grid to use artificial intelligence to help balance energy supply and demand in …

Electrical Grid

New Ferguson Video Adds Wrinkle to Michael Brown Case

In the two and a half years since Michael Brown, a black 18-year-old, was shot and killed by a white police officer in Ferguson, Mo., the explosive case has been parsed in intricate detail. Witnesses offered varying descriptions of the fatal encounter. Investigators examined bloodstain evidence on …

CYBERNETICS / SYSTEMS THINKING

ABSTRACT<p>Programming Binary Logic Gates<p>The Unfolding <i></i><p>Dynamic Interaction -- Hands and Mind<p>Come Fly Me: Hand Flying -- "Use it or lose it.”<p>"I’m Sorry …

Critical Thinking: The Systems Thinking Approach

Our Systems Thinking Approach® is a fundamental and systemic way of critically thinking that allows us to effectively change the way we think to …

Managing in Complexity

Formal training just won’t cut it any more as the primary means by which we prepare and adapt in order to get work done. Training isn’t dead, it’s …

Sociology and Complexity Science Blog

Our new chapter in the HANDBOOK OF RESEARCH METHODS IN COMPLEXITY SCIENCE Theory and Applications made it into the RelabilityFirst newsletter.<p>For …

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20th Century Quotes - 31 quotes on 20th Century Science Quotes - Dictionary of Science Quotations and Scientist Quotes

20th Century Quotes (31 quotes)<p>By the mid-1950s manatees were already scarce, and monk seals, once common as far north as Galveston, were gone. By …

Stephen Hawking's advice for twenty-first century grads: Embrace complexity

Charles Joseph Minard's famous graph showing the decreasing size of Napoleon's Grande Armée as it marches to Moscow; a classic in data visualization …

Stephen Hawking

How Google's Amazing AI Start-Up 'DeepMind' Is Making Our World A Smarter Place

DeepMind is a British AI startup which was relatively unknown until it was bought by Google for around $600 million in 2014. Since then DeepMind has continued to refine its neural-network driven technology which has broken new frontiers with machine learning, particularly deep learning.<p>Perhaps …

Artificial Intelligence

Obama’s Secret to Surviving the White House Years: Books

Not since Lincoln has there been a president as fundamentally shaped — in his life, convictions and outlook on the world — by reading and writing as Barack Obama.<p>Last Friday, seven days before his departure from the White House, Mr. Obama sat down in the Oval Office and talked about the …

Books

Great Discoveries Channel

Since the Gaia Spacecraft's second massive data drop last week, scientists have released over 30 new research papers in just two days following the …

Agent-Based Intelligent System Modeling (Artificial Intelligence)

INTRODUCTION<p><b>An intelligent system is a system that has, similar to a living organism,</b> a coherent set of components and subsystems working together to …

Home

The Case Repository<p><b>Visit the Case Repository web page for a collection of projects that used System Dynamics as their method.</b>

Vensim

Vensim 7 Synthesim + Sensitivity https://vimeo.com/223688311 In Vensim 7, we’ve combined real-time Synthesim with sensitivity analysis, so you can …

Testen, Kaufen

<b>iMODELER: Nutzen der Qualitativen Modellierung</b><p>Dieses Video zeigt auf, warum in der täglichen Praxis gemodelt (Synonym für …

Open operating system for modeling and simulation

Why Simantics?<p>Simulation offers proven advantages as a tool for modern decision making. In industry, simulation is widely used in virtual …

The most defining moments in America, as ranked by each generation

Historic events come to define our national identity. But do we all agree on what’s important?<p>Pew asked 2,025 Americans from each generation to name the 10 events in their lifetime with “the greatest impact” on the country. The answers reveal a world newly redefined by the rise of domestic and …

Demographics

Your salary is probably a fraction of what first-year workers earn in Silicon Valley

The average annual salary for a first-year worker at a Silicon Valley technology firm is likely more than $105,000, <i>Bloomberg</i> reports, plus a nearly …

The Spinoff Review of Books presents the 20 best fiction books of 2016

<b>You’ve seen all the other best-of books lists and as the saying goes: they’re shit! Yeah nah this is the only one you need, as the Spinoff’s team of</b> …

Books

NOVA - Official Website | Emergence: Expert Q&A

Q: Has anyone developed a widely accepted definition of emergence? It seems like a phenomenon that is "obvious when we see it," but is there a way to …

Lever Points: Complex systems and potentialities for liberation

“Give me a long enough lever and a place to stand, and I will move the earth.” ArchimedesThe perspective which emergence and complex systems give us …

Social Network Analysis

Social Network Analysis: An Introduction<p>Social network analysis [<b>SNA</b>] is the mapping and measuring of relationships and flows between people, groups, …

Mentoring

Prince’s Closest Friends Share Their Best Prince Stories

From Van Jones to Carmen Electra, publicists to Paisley Park members, those close to Prince Rogers Nelson tell tales—ordinary and out there—of the late legend.<p>He was a legend, a virtuoso, one of the true gods of music. But he was also (at times, anyway) a person in the world like anyone else. He …

Music