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Rethinking Thinking: How Intelligent Are Other Animals?

Intelligence was once thought to be uniquely human. But researchers have discovered astonishing cognitive abilities in many other species—not just our close cousins like chimps, or fellow mammals like dolphins—but also crows, parrots, and even octopuses. If we consider the intelligence of swarms, we must add bees, termites, and ants to the list of super […]

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Data Science Ethics

12 Cognitive Biases Explained

Cognitive biases are flaws in logical thinking that clear the path to bad decisions, so learning about these ideas can reduce errors in your thought process. It can also impact data science and AI. Anchoring Bias Availability Heuristic bias Bandwagon Bias Choice Supportive Bias Confirmation Bias Ostrich Bias Outcome Bias Overconfidence Placebo bias Survivorship Bias […]

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