Theory and Petabyte Science

I recently came across an article in Wired, "The End of Theory:  Data Deluge Makes the Scientific Method Obsolete".  To sum it quite quickly:  the volumes of data available to entities such as Google allow analysis of data without hypotheses,…

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Workshop on Research 2.0

A while back I posted links to some research on Web 2.0 tools and scientific collaboration. For anyone who might be interested, there is a Workshop on Research 2.0 offered as part of the next Conference on e-Social Science. The…

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