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Brainy Breakdown: 08/11/2017

Brainy Breakdown: 08/11/2017

My favorite response to the Google manifesto guy. Speaking of believing things that aren’t true, apparently many neuroscientists believe in neuromyths. Richard Dawkins on the reproducibility crisis in the biological sciences, among other things.
Brainy Breakdown: 8/5/2017

Brainy Breakdown: 8/5/2017

Mentorship training is a great idea. (See this post for a discussion of why) An outsider gives “advice” to the AI community Related: advice for journalists trying to write about AI Sick burn
Brainy Breakdown: 7/28/2017

Brainy Breakdown: 7/28/2017

Forget team Zuckerberg or team Musk, in the AI debate, I’m on team Ng. An argument against lowering the standard p value threshold. Neuroscience needs behavior. Very similar to our take on this paper. Another in the never-ending series of neural networks generating quotidien things. Neuroskeptic fools predatory journals with the science of midi-chlorians. Lol...