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The Skills Necessary to Accurately and Effectively Analyze Data

Nick Gilla

From astronomical data to large data sets on world hunger, and beyond, a new age of "big data" is firmly upon us, providing seemingly endless opportunities for significant leaps in the sciences, and the public and private sectors.

"Data scientist" Drew Conway shares his insights into the overlapping skills that make for effective and accurate analysis of data.

For an intro to "data science" check out this course from the University of Washinginton:

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