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Hidden Signals Challenge: can you help identify biothreats in real time?

Can you help identify biothreats in real time? Submit a concept by 12/4/17!

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Pri-matrix Factorization - Benchmark

How about some deep learning to identify wild animals in camera traps? Here's a benchmark post to get contributors started in our newest challenge.

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How the Concept to Clinic challenge uses Docker for reproducibility and orchestration

Ensuring easy setup of the application stack and efficient segmentation of the various components of the Concept to Clinic challenge is precisely where Docker excels, especially when used with Docker Compose, its tool for declaring and orchestrating multiple services. In this post, we'll dive into some background on Docker and explain how we're using it in the Concept to Clinic challenge.

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Interview with Concept to Clinic contributor Willi Gierke (@WGierke)

We had an e-chat to learn more about prolific Concept to Clinic challenge contributor Willi Gierke (@WGierke)

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Random walk of the penguins

The goal of this data science competition was to reach out to the data science community to build a model that predicts penguin populations.

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Now live: a new kind of data challenge

Just this week we launched a new $100,000 challenge where competition-tested algorithms are just the beginning.

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Random Walk of the Penguins - Benchmark

Penguins are so adorable! Here's our first pass at predicting penguin populations in Antarctica.

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DengAI: Predicting Disease Spread - Benchmark

We're launching a new competition to forecast the spread of dengue.

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Why Elections Are a Terrible Showcase for Data Science

The 2016 election was a bad showcase for the powers of data science.

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Trying to Get It Right when Everyone was Wrong

The best we can do with the polls.

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