Word2Vec: Arithmetic with Words
From a young age we build familarity with the rules for adding and subtracting numbers to and from one another, but how could we go about performing arithmetic with words?
Higher or Lower: Reinventing a Classic Card Game
How well do you know your celebs? This post discusses a web app developed collaboratively with WDSS members to test just this. Have a play and then learn how it was made.
Urban Cities: A History Told By Data
Remnants of history often find themselves scattered in the modern word. With the right tools—in this case, some data-science-savvy—their stories can be brought back to life.
What Factors Actually Affect Your Grades?
If only there was some way to know how well you'd do in your exams. Well, perhaps data science can get us part way there. Read on to find out how.
Gibrat's Law: The Central Limit Theorem's Forgotten Twin
Hiding in the shadow of the central limit theorm is a lesser-know, but still fascinating aspect of statistics. Read this post to what this is and how we can use it.
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