Category: Science

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ISMB 2008 and What the Heck Are Non-Coding RNA

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What’s the best way to bypass expensive conference fees as an undergrad? Volunteering of course! This year I’m volunteering at the ISMB 2008 conference in Toronto, …

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White Stuff and Black Stuff That People Like

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People who read books are suckers. Why put yours eyes through hours of tortuous labour when you can trade the horrible noise pollution of the city …

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Zoological Misconceptions!

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Now that I’m finally The Dread Zoologist Roberts, I feel a need to help the people. The confused people. People confused about wives tales, folk taxonomy and poorly …

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Interview with A.I. Chatbot George about A.I.

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Here’s an unedited transcript of my difficult interview with George, the Jabberwacky AI chat bot, on the topic of artificial intelligence. I chose George because he learns entirely by …