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How do Viruses Jump from Animals to Humans?

TED-Ed explains the science of how viruses can jump from one species to another and the deadly epidemics that can result from these pathogens. Here’s a story that happened right here in Maryland. At a Maryland country fair in 2017, farmers reported feverish hogs with inflamed eyes and running snouts. While farmers worried about the […]

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Data Science Machine Learning

What Can NFL Team Loyalties Teach Us About Linear Regression

In this LinkedIn Live session, I noticed an interesting pattern of NFL team merchandise that acted as an indicator of where in the state was more “Baltimore” or more “DC.”

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AI Data Driven Economics of AI

AI Will Impact Every Business

In this Data Point, Frank ponders the wider impact on jobs and businesses related to self-driving cars that are not immediately obvious. From driving schools to truck stops, everyone will feel the change.The question then becomes: how can we prepare the workforce for the impending upheaval in the job market? Will teaching to the test […]

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