Suggested by Pedro. P values, the ‘gold standard’ of statistical validity, are not as reliable as many scientists assume. … For many scientists, this is especially worrying in light of the reproducibility concerns. In
The importance of human “connections”! (Credits at the end of the video)
Post by Fernando. The world is a complicated place. Our planet is made up of millions of networks from microscopic ecosystems to global migration. How can we ever hope to understand and predict the
Post by Flavio Check the manual here. General Overview R (http://cran.at.r-project.org) is a comprehensive statistical environment and programming language for professional data analysis and graphical display. The associated Bioconductor project provides many additional R
“Qualquer coisa crescendo exponencialmente irá dobrar em um certo período de tempo”. David Suzuki fala do problema da superpopulação com uma analogia fácil de entender. Editado por: Helder Nakaya Projeto “Divulgando Ciência com Animação”.
Suggested by: Lucas Source: Scientific American “Bayes’s theorem, touted as a powerful method for generating knowledge, can also be used to promote superstition and pseudoscience … Bayesian statistics “are rippling through everything
Post by: Flavio Source: R-bloggers “In January 2014, Stanford University professors Trevor Hastie and Rob Tibshirani (authors of the legendary Elements of Statistical Learning textbook) taught an online course based on their newest textbook,
Post by Flavio Lichtenstein. Image Credit: Erin DeWalt. Check out this very nice Web Collection! “There is no disputing the importance of statistical analysis in biological research, but too often it is considered only