It may only be August, but it’s never too early to start planning for the future. Chris Hawkes has a video where he shares his top 10 programming languages to learn for the coming year. You could even use the Pomodoro Technique to learn these languages even faster.
Python is a language that has a lot of fans in the scientific community. Watch this presentation from PyCon 2017 to see how influential the language is in the search for extra-terrestrial life.
In the era of the $1000 human genome, soon it will be straightforward to get your own genome sequenced by a commercial company. But what does the data mean exactly? What information can you get out of your genomic sequence? And what are the barriers to deeper analysis? What kinds...