RT @ggjalliance@twitter.com

β€œNot everything that is faced can be changed, but nothing can be changed until it is faced.”

Happy Birthday, James Baldwin!

πŸ¦πŸ”—: twitter.com/ggjalliance/status

RT @random_walker@twitter.com

Can machine learning outperform baseline logistic regression for predicting complex social phenomena? Many prominent papers have claimed highly accurate civil war prediction. In a systematic review, @sayashk@twitter.com and I find these claims invalid due to errors. reproducible.cs.princeton.edu/

πŸ¦πŸ”—: twitter.com/random_walker/stat

Goddammit Wolfram, don't make me defend p-values.

RT @MasaSkiba@twitter.com

"Any time when you need to use fancy statistics like p-value to tease out a conclusion, the conclusion is deeply suspect."

πŸ¦πŸ”—: twitter.com/MasaSkiba/status/1

RT @QuantaMagazine@twitter.com

Peter Scholze, one of the most respected mathematicians in the world, completed an important proof entirely in his head and hungover. A computerized proof assistant has now confirmed that his work is correct. quantamagazine.org/lean-comput

πŸ¦πŸ”—: twitter.com/QuantaMagazine/sta

If you think normal houses in the UK are pretty bad, try to imagine their prisons...

RT @jlpassarelli@twitter.com

I visited a Stasi prison, it looks strikingly similar to @hmpbelmarsh@twitter.com prison in UK where is being held as a political prisoner.

Their psychological torture methods, and reasons for detaining people are also strikingly similar to those of UK and US.

πŸ¦πŸ”—: twitter.com/jlpassarelli/statu

Nuclear must be part of the solution.

RT @ylecun@twitter.com

Electricity production in Europe in 2020.

Right:
Each colored point-cloud is a country
Each point (x,y) is 1 hour of electricity production with x=energy produced in kWh; y=CO2 emission in g/kWh.

Left:
bar graphs of the mix of production methods for select countries.

1/N

πŸ¦πŸ”—: twitter.com/ylecun/status/1349

This is sad to see.

RT @Fishcak18433002@twitter.com

Ever seen Bernie squirm like this before?

πŸ¦πŸ”—: twitter.com/Fishcak18433002/st

You can't make this shit up.

RT @TheJusticeDept@twitter.com

On , we commend whistleblowers’ conviction and welcome CAARA’s protection for employees who report violations. protections are vital in our pursuit of corporate & individual accountability.

justice.gov/opa/pr/antitrust-d

πŸ¦πŸ”—: twitter.com/TheJusticeDept/sta

RT @VinkoZlatic@twitter.com

First part of the meme is NOT a fake news, second part is just a logical conclusion of the first part. Sometimes ideas in this world make a short-circuit in my poor brain.

πŸ¦πŸ”—: twitter.com/VinkoZlatic/status

No way....

RT @Rainmaker1973@twitter.com

The bizarre story of flight 5390 that suffered explosive decompression shortly after takeoff. The captain was partially blown out of the aircraft and the crew held onto his legs while the plane landed with no loss of lives [read more: buff.ly/32K5Uwr]

πŸ¦πŸ”—: twitter.com/Rainmaker1973/stat

Amazing... no principles whatsoever.

RT @mstratford@twitter.com

Pelosi also questioned the policy wisdom of cancelling student loan debt:

β€œSuppose…your child just decided they, at this time, [do] not want to go to college but you’re paying taxes to forgive somebody else’s obligations. You may not be happy about that."

πŸ¦πŸ”—: twitter.com/mstratford/status/

Cristal clear distinction. And to think that some people still cling to the deranged notion that Russia has any level of control over American politics.

RT @KawsachunNews@twitter.com

Evo Morales was asked if China and Russia are 'imperialist'

πŸ¦πŸ”—: twitter.com/KawsachunNews/stat

RT @fsf@twitter.com

Emacs is so much more than a text editor -- it's an entire workflow environment, loved by free software supporters around the world. Get the new GNU Emacs Manual, Nineteenth edition, for Emacs 27.2, at the GNU Press Shop: u.fsf.org/3ff

πŸ¦πŸ”—: twitter.com/fsf/status/1420077

RT @netzschleuder@twitter.com

trec_web: TREC WT10g (2003). A web graph network originally constructed in 2003 as a testbed for information-retrieval techniques, including web search engines. Distributed by University of Glasgow. 1601787 nodes, 8063026 edges. networks.skewed.de/net/trec_we

πŸ¦πŸ”—: twitter.com/netzschleuder/stat

RT @netzschleuder@twitter.com

add_health: Adolescent health (ADD HEALTH) (1994). A directed network of friendships obtained through a social survey of high school students in 1994. 291 nodes, 1396 edges. networks.skewed.de/net/add_hea

πŸ¦πŸ”—: twitter.com/netzschleuder/stat

RT @netzschleuder@twitter.com

Netzschleuder is a comprehensive network catalogue and repository.

networks.skewed.de

It contains over 160 thousand networks, and growing!

The data is machine-accessible via an API (100% free), as well as using graph-tool (graph-tool.skewed.de) 1/2

πŸ¦πŸ”—: twitter.com/netzschleuder/stat

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