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An Explanation of the Kalman Filter

In the past 3 months I've been trying to understand the Kalman Filter. I have tried to implement it, I have watched youtube tutorials, and read some …

Algorithms

50 Affordable Wines You Can Always Trust

Sometimes wine is daunting, and the fact that vintages change every year is one of the reasons. Was 2014 better than 2015? Worse? How are you …

Our Students Can Make Data, AI, & Blockchain Projects Work in Real Life – and So Can You

<b>A Focus on Implementation and Rapid Impact</b><p><i>A Signal in the Noise</i><p>About 2 years ago, I had a thought that it was time to offer a new type of course in …

Which Leading Artificial Intelligence Course Should You Take and What Should You Do After?

I graduated from Udacity’s Deep Learning Nanodegree (DLND) late last year and Andrew Ng’s deeplearning.ai specialization wrapped up for me in …

The Peanut Butter Dip—With Over 50,000 Saves On Pinterest—That We’re Making ASAP

And it’s healthy too!<p>Give your salty and savory dips a well-deserved break for a while. It’s time to take a step into the sweet side of things. …

The First 10 Recipes to Make in Your Dutch Oven

I like to think of the day I brought home a Dutch oven as the day my kitchen changed forever. That may sound dramatic, but seriously — there really …

Data Visualization

1 Look at data<p>Some data visualizations are better than others. This chapter discusses why that is. While it is tempting to simply start laying down …

Become a Deep Learning Coder From Scratch in Under a Year

Machine learning (aka A.I.) seems bizarre and complicated. It’s the tech behind image and speech recognition, recommendation systems, and all kinds …

Machine Learning

Python Top 45 Tutorials for the Past Year (v.2018)

If you’re looking for..<p>Open Source Python Projects of the Year (avg. 4,078 ⭐️): Click here<br>• Machine Learning Top Articles of the Year: Click here<p><i>(The</i> …

How to Make Fire Cider

It’s been freezing (like, really, really freezing) in many parts of the world recently. Naturally, with the bitter cold come the colds. For the next …

Dear Thomas Frank

It’s a funny thing: academics are all easily reachable by email, but non-academics can be harder to track down.Someone pointed me today to a …

Track Down

Bubbles beyond Champagne: 10 sparkling wine regions

Pop, sigh, fizz. The stats are in: Americans love bubbles, having embraced them not only for celebrations but as a year-round drink. Last year, for example, sparkling wine sales in the U.S. grew by 25%. Of course, no occasion proves more appropriate for sparklers than the turning over of a new …

Wine

The 12 best wine bargains of 2017 are cheap without tasting like it

With all the wines on the shelves vying for your attention when you walk into a wine store or a supermarket, how do you choose which one to take home for dinner? A catchy name or pretty label stands out. A heavy bottle looks and feels important. But you wouldn't be wrong to wonder whether the money …

Wine

The 15 Best Bourbons You Can Buy in 2018

Bourbon has never been more popular than it is right now. This definitive guide of the best bourbons of 2018 explores everything you need to know …

Whiskey

These Energy Bites Will Save You During Finals Week

Finals are here, but have no fear! These easy snack recipes will keep you energized in between exams.<p>December 17, 2017<p>It's finally that time of the …

30 Days of Holiday Cakes and Pies

Family is great and all, but we all know the holiday season is actually about eating. From big, juicy roasts to as many sides as we can fit on our …

Dessert

13 Free Training Courses on Machine Learning and Artificial Intelligence

Introduction<p>When the world’s smartest companies such as Microsoft, Google, Alphabet Inc., and Baidu are investing heavily in Artificial Intelligence …

Machine Learning, Data Science, AI, Deep Learning, and Statistics – It’s All So Confusing

It seems like these days every healthcare IT company out there is saying they’re doing machine learning, AI, deep learning, etc. So many companies …

Machine Learning

You Can Sous Vide Bespoke Liqueur in Mere Hours

Hello friends, and welcome back to <i>Will It Sous Vide?</i>, the column where I usually make whatever you want me to with my immersion circulator. Today …

Sous-vide Cooking

The 9 Best Free Online Big Data And Data Science Courses

Demand for skilled data scientists continues to be sky-high, with IBM recently predicting that there will be a 28% increase in the number of employed data scientists in the next two years.<p>Businesses in all industries are beginning to capitalize on the vast increase in data and the new big data …

Chinese children crush Americans in math thanks to a mindset Americans only display in one place: sports

For the most part, American children aren't great at math.<p>But Chinese children tend to be excellent.<p>Testing half a million students worldwide, the Program for International Student Assessment is one of the most widely cited measurements of global education, and it's consistently found Chinese …

Ten books every teacher should read

Plato’s Republic, Rousseau’s Émile and Dewey’s Democracy and Education – there’s a strong case to be made, as Dennis Hayes has, that these are the only books on education that teachers need to read.<p>But if I was about to enter the classroom as a teacher for the first time or was looking to improve …

Pedagogy

Me Learning: A Student-Centered Learning Model

...The post Me Learning: A Student-Centered Learning Model appeared first on TeachThought.

The Post

Example of a Chi-Square Goodness of Fit Test

The chi-square goodness of fit test is a useful to compare a theoretical model to observed data. This test is a type of the more general chi-square …

EPA ordered to enforce Obama-era methane pollution rule

<b>(CNN) —</b> The EPA must enforce Obama era pollution limits for the oil and gas industry, a federal court said Monday.<p>Nine of the 11 judges of the United States Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit issued the latest ruling after a ruling by the court in July that the EPA unlawfully …

Scott Pruitt

This Saucy, Speedy Beef & Broccoli Stir-Fry Will Ruin You For All Others

My mother is one of those amazing, self-taught cooks who never uses any recipes or measurements, which is wonderful if you’re eating her food, but frustrating if you’re trying to learn how to cook like her.<p>One year, I decided to try to document some my favorite recipes of hers. I shadowed her when …

Food & Dining

There's an essential skill not being taught enough in classrooms today

"Most teachers never really ask students to think very deeply…. Most of what is assigned and tested are things we ask students to memorize," writes Karin Hess, president of Educational Research in Action in Underhill, Vt., and an expert on assessment, in an email to the Monitor.<p>As people fret about …

Classic Southern Pound Cake Recipe

How to Make It<p>Step 1<p>Preheat oven to 300ºF with oven rack in center of oven. Grease and flour a 10-inch (14-cup) Bundt pan.<p>Step 2<p>Beat sugar, butter, …

Dessert

The Latest: Trump appeal: Aliens lack constitutional rights

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on the reaction to a court order blocking U.S. President Donald Trump's ban on travelers and immigrants from seven …

Immigration