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The data of the world around us, hosted by data science super geeks. For the nerdy and nerd curious.

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The data of the world around us, hosted by data science super geeks. For the nerdy and nerd curious.

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135 Ratings
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Fun and approachable

By D20chick - Nov 02 2017
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I am a student just learning data analysis and this podcast is fun and approachable

Awesome!

By Shreykatx - Mar 24 2017
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Great selection of topics blended with personal experiences ! Top data science podcast out there!

iTunes Ratings

135 Ratings
Average Ratings
121
8
4
1
1

Fun and approachable

By D20chick - Nov 02 2017
Read more
I am a student just learning data analysis and this podcast is fun and approachable

Awesome!

By Shreykatx - Mar 24 2017
Read more
Great selection of topics blended with personal experiences ! Top data science podcast out there!
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Partially Derivative

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The data of the world around us, hosted by data science super geeks. For the nerdy and nerd curious.

Rank #1: Learning Machine Learning

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This week Jonathon and Vidya are out of town, so Chris takes the helm and gives his opinionated guide to learning machine learning, data science, and artificial intelligence. Resources mentioned this episode:
Mar 28 2017
29 mins
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Rank #2: The Limits Of Deep Learning

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This week Chris and Vidya discuss the limits of deep learning and how to each mathematics.
Jul 18 2017
56 mins
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Rank #3: Should You Get A PhD

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This week Chris talks about whether you should get a PhD and talks about his own experience in a Ph.D. program.
Apr 25 2017
15 mins
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Rank #4: The Secret Life Of A Data Scientist

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This week Chris and Vidya talk about learning what it is like to work at a tech company and the fundamental nature of AI.
Jun 13 2017
39 mins
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Rank #5: S1E3: The One About Touchy Subjects

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This week we talk about Ferguson, executive orders, and how much people
get paid! Plus aliens!
Nov 28 2014
48 mins
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Rank #6: This Is Just The Beginning

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This week Chris and Vidya talk the challenges of machine learning and training data.
Jul 11 2017
54 mins
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Rank #7: S1E36: The Data of Space

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Lost. In. Spaaaaaaace! Cosmology! Astrophysics! Astronauts! This week
we talk with some amazing guests!
Sep 17 2015
46 mins
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Rank #8: S2E7: Tay! Artificial Intelligence! Racism! The Future!

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This week’s episode is dedicated entirely to Tay, the Microsoft chat bot
who started her 1-day life making adorable meme jokes, and ended it
praising Hitler. Tay’s demise is an ominous warning about a future
dominated by amoral robot overlords, and also comedy gold!
Apr 05 2016
31 mins
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Rank #9: S2E8: The Love Child of Princess Leia and Jabba the Hut

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Spoiler alert! We stand with Ruth Toner, in solidarity against spoilers. Vidya discovers a robot that paints like Rembrandt – is it an artist? What is art? What is meaning? We’ll discuss. Plus, Chris has a Beautiful Mind moment and helps you avert the existential crisis that is waiting for...
Apr 26 2016
1 hour
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Rank #10: Don't Gatekeep Me, Bro!

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This week Chris and Vidya talk to Sarah Guido and Andrew Musselman about coming to data science from non-traditional backgrounds.
May 30 2017
37 mins
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Rank #11: Top Data Science Stories of 2016

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It was a pretty great year for data science! As is quickly becoming the best holiday tradition on the internet, we teamed up with Michael Kennedy from the fantastic Talk Python to Me podcast for our annual list of the year’s top data science news and developments. So grab some...
Dec 27 2016
1 hour 2 mins
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Rank #12: Interview: Randy Olson, machine learning expert

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Data is Beautiful and machine learning in practice
Jun 27 2016
28 mins
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Rank #13: S2E14: The Model is Racist

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Every now and again we get to do some of our research, and this week Jonathon explains some of the theory behind his recent look into the alt-right: a sprawling coalition of reactionary conservatives who have lobbied to make the United States more “traditional,” more “populist” and more white. More...
Sep 27 2016
38 mins
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Rank #14: Data Science On The Silicon Beach

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This week we talk to Maksim Percherskiy, Chief Data Officer for the city of San Diego about his work to make the city better through through data science.
Mar 06 2017
31 mins
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Rank #15: Beneath The Surface - Data At Microsoft

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This week Chris flies to New York City and sits down with three engineers at Microsoft to discuss R, SQL, and why data lakes is a silly term.
Dec 06 2016
1 hour 15 mins
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Rank #16: Fighting Influence Operations with Data Science

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Jonathon talks with special guests C E Carey and Kris Shaffer about their research into “influence operations” – the propaganda campaigns that are changing the way conversations happen on Facebook, Twitter, Reddit, and the other places we hang out online. Both Kris and Carey are Data for Democracy volunteers, and...
May 02 2017
29 mins
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Rank #17: S2E4: Naughty Millennials, Star Wars and Zombies!

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We learn that millennials are staying married
longer,
you can go really deep down the Star Wars rabbit
hole,
and all your so-called allergies were made up by your
parents.
Also we talk to epidemiologist Eric
Lofgren about how humanity can
survive the zombie apocalypse.
Mar 08 2016
37 mins
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Rank #18: Interview: Brian Granger, co-Leader of Project Jupyter

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Core contributor to IPython Notebook and Project Jupyter
Jul 11 2016
31 mins
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Rank #19: S2E2: Mind Control and Parasites

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Data scientists are
parasites,
Snowpocalypse
(or is
it?),
and an important public safety announcement from Chris about
jogging
and sterilization. Plus we talk to Dr. Sarah
Laszlo about
how she uses brainwaves like fingerprints to identify people based only
on their thoughts.
Jan 26 2016
26 mins
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Rank #20: S1E34: The Data of Sports

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We’re joined by sports analytics luminaries Sean Lahman, author of the Lahman Baseball Database, Trey Causey, creator of The Spread, a blog about the data science of sports, and Greg Matthews, author of openWAR, a technique for predicting the worth of baseball players. We dig into how huge amounts of data...
Sep 03 2015
42 mins
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