Big Data Made Sensible ? Everything that can be counted does not necessarily count; everything that counts cannot necessarily be counted.

Colleagues Big Data Made Sensible ? Making Big Data Meaningful ? Lots of confusion out there under the buzz word of ‘big data’ that conflates issues of form and content of large data streams. One interesting area that allows new approaches to make sense of large data sets is complex network science= where insights on …

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Chimpanzee with Synaesthesia

http://www.nature.com/news/the-chimpanzee-who-sees-sounds-1.9541 \ Interesting paper in Nature: The chimpanzee with synaesthesia “The finding hints that chimps, like humans, experience some form of synaesthesia, an uncommon condition in which the senses become intertwined, says Vera Ludwig, a cognitive neuroscientist at Charité Medical University in Berlin, Germany, who led a study published this week in Proceedings of the …

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What are the Different Types of Art Science Collaboration

We propose to develop here some kind of breakdown of the different kinds of art science collaboration as an aid to analysis, while recognising that this set of categories is not ‘orthogonal’ and many projects involve several types. W also seek to collect other examples of categories of art science developed by other authors. This …

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WHAT ARE THE GOALS OF ART-SCI ?

WHAT IS THE GOAL OF ART-SCI : ?? INTEGRATION ? the THIRD CULTURE ARGUMENT ? SEVERAL GOALS ? In response to one of the discussions Drew made a comment, below, that the “goal of Art Sci is integration” Is this really the goal ? Integration of what ? the arts and sciences ? institutionally ? …

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How to select Art-Sci through Peer Review

Issue: How to put together traditional peer review or selection committees to evaluate and rank Art Science Proposals In the discussions so far, an issue has come up repeatedly of the problem of how to “select for funding’ art science proposals Typically panels are composed of experts who have established their pre-eminence in given discipline …

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Patents Filed Resulting from Art Science Collaborations

re the upcoming NSF NEA Re/Search: Art, Science, and Information Technology workshop One of the arguments for promoting art-science collaboration is that it can result in unexpected technological innovation that is useful to society One way of documenting this kind of outcome is by identifying patents filed by the art-science teams I dont want to …

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Reference List: The case for art-science collaboration in cog sciences as a benefit to science and engineering

Click HERE for a draft of the scientific reference list related to art and cognitive/neuroscience. The list also includes links to reports and general references in the art/sci field

ART SCIENCE QUOTES Compiled by Amy Ione, Roger Malina, and Robert Root-Bernstein

List as of Aug 29 2010 We are compiling quotes from (preferably living) famous scientists and research engineers that articulate the case why scientists collaborations with the arts and humanities are beneficial to science and engineering. Send contributions to Amy Ione at amy.ione.2 [at] gmail [dot] com. The list is HERE.

Nature Supplement: Artists on Science: Scientists on Art

Nature Supplement: Artists on science: scientists on art (Vol. 434, No. 7031 pp293-324) at http://www.nature.com/nature/supplements/collections/artistsonscience/

UPCOMING NSF/NEA WORKSHOP ON ART SCIENCE

I am attending this working shop and am interested in any inputs or thoughts you might have. roger malina Re/Search: Art, Science, and Information Technology A Joint Meeting of the National Science Foundation and the National Endowment for the Arts This workshop seeks to advance exploration at the intersection of art and science. Areas of …

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