Eric’s Enlightenment for Friday, May 15, 2015
May 19, 2015 2 Comments
- An infographic compares R and Python for statistics, data analysis, and data visualization – in a lot of detail!
- Psychologist Brian Nosek tackles human biases in science – including motivated reasoning and confirmation bias – long but very worthwhile to read.
- Scott Sumner’s wife documents her observations of Beijing during her current trip – very interesting comparisons of how normal life has changed rapidly over the past 10 years.
- Is hot air or hot water more effective at melting a frozen pipe – a good answer based on heat capacity and heat resistivity ensues.