If Oral and Written Communication Made Humans Develop Intelligence… What’s Up with Language Models? | by LucianoSphere | Jun, 2023

If Oral and Written Communication Made Humans Develop Intelligence… What’s Up with Language Models? | by LucianoSphere | Jun, 2023

Speech and writing enable humans to engage in intricate reasoning and logical thinking. Many computer scientists are trying to create AI models that can also perform complex reasoning tasks by processing vast amounts of data, performing quick computations, and devising so-called “chains of thought” that allow them to not only analyze patterns but also infer … Read more

Modeling the World in a Deterministic Way with GEKKO | by Daniel Kulik | Jun, 2023

Daniel Kulik

Photo by Iván Díaz on Unsplash A soft guide to solving differential algebraic equations and applying dynamic optimization With our world becoming more and more digitized, data collection is expanding rapidly. This data has allowed us to create more accurate models that have helped us to solve problems and find optimized solutions in many fields … Read more

Data Aggregation in Python with Pandas: Analysing Geological Lithology Data | by Andy McDonald | Jun, 2023

Andy McDonald

Exploring lithology variations within the Zechstein Group of the Norwegian Continental Shelf Image generated by the author using Midjourney (Paid subscription plan). Using data aggregation techniques can help us transform an overwhelming and almost incomprehensible numeric dataset into something that is easily digestible and much more reader-friendly. The process of data aggregation involves summarising multiple … Read more

3 Types of Seasonality and How to Detect Them | by Vitor Cerqueira | Jun, 2023

3 Types of Seasonality and How to Detect Them | by Vitor Cerqueira | Jun, 2023

There are three types of seasonal patterns that can emerge in time series. Seasonality can be deterministic or stochastic. On the stochastic side, seasonal patterns can be either stationary or not. These types of seasonality are not mutually exclusive. A time series can have both a deterministic and stochastic seasonal component. Let’s describe each pattern … Read more

Upholding Data Quality in Machine Learning Systems | by David Farrugia | Jun, 2023

David Farrugia

DATA | MACHINE LEARNING | QA A recommendation on the unseen cornerstone of Machine Learning Photo by Battlecreek Coffee Roasters on Unsplash In the dazzling world of machine learning (ML), it’s quite effortless to get engrossed in the thrill of devising sophisticated algorithms, captivating visualisations, and impressive predictive models. Yet, much like the durability of … Read more

Harnessing Precipitation and Climatological Raster Data in South America | by Maurício Cordeiro | Jun, 2023

Maurício Cordeiro

How to access MERGE precipitation and other climatological products from INPE for comprehensive weather insights using Google Colab Photo by Max on Unsplash As the El Niño phenomenon intensifies in 2023, climatological and precipitation data have become fundamental in deciphering its impact on weather patterns and climate dynamics in global or regional scales. In terms … Read more