Abinash Chakraborty

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Ebola Returns, and Central Africa's Virus Hunters Are Ready

On April 22, a man with a fever, nosebleed, and bloody stool and vomit came to a clinic in Likati, in the northern province of Bas-Uele in the …

Disease

Killing Kim Jong Nam With VX Nerve Agent Crossed a 'Red Line'

Early last week, in an airport in Kuala Lumpur, two women approached Kim Jong Nam—estranged half-brother of North Korean dictator Kim Jong-un—from …

North Korea

Tech's Favorite School Faces Its Biggest Test: the Real World

On lengths of yarn stretched between chairs, sixth-grade math students were placing small yellow squares of paper, making number lines—including …

Outlier App: An Interactive Visualization of Outlier Algorithms

I was recently trying various outlier detection algorithms. For me, the best way to understand an algorithm is to tinker with it. I built a shiny app …

Data Science

Stop telling women how to feel about street harassment

Focusing on the response of the victim rather than dealing with the perpetrator will not solve the problem<p>“No one’s holding a gun to your head telling you you have to live in New York City.”<p>Believe it or not, this was an actual response from a male commentator in a debate about street harassment, …