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Fatal car wrecks are correlated with stock-market fluctuations
snarking about architecture
The 1970s called and they want their proto-McMansions back!
You will be helped! Research using real-world situations fails to replicate the "bystander effect"
For the first time, you can search the database of money that publicly funded researchers in Illinois received from pharma companies
russian academy of sciences
More than 800 Russian academic articles retracted after "bombshell" report reveals plagiarism and other misconduct
How to read long, difficult books
how to lie with statistics
Machine learning is innately conservative and wants you to either act like everyone else, or never change
Invokana Victoza and lizness
Doctors who take pharma industry freebies prescribe more of their benefactors' drugs
Bernie Sanders got the GAO to study the life chances of millennials, and the report concludes that debt is "crushing their dreams"
social science one
Facebook promised to provide academics data to study disinformation, but their foot-dragging has endangered the whole project
Model stealing, rewarding hacking and poisoning attacks: a taxonomy of machine learning's failure modes
"Harbinger households": neighborhoods that consistently buy products that get discontinued, buy real-estate that underperforms, and donate to losing political candidates
The Oligarch Game: use coin-tosses to demonstrate "winner take all" and its power to warp perceptions
Tiny alterations in training data can introduce "backdoors" into machine learning models
Ecommerce sites' mobile templates hide information that shoppers use to save money
How to recognize AI snake oil
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