How do science

What are methodology? Why paradigm shift?

Meta learning Few-shot learning, learning fast weights, learning to learn 2021-09-16
Metis and .*-rationality High modernism, cargo culting, spontaneous order, legibility, the Great Society, technocracy, and local knowledge 2017-07-24 – 2021-09-06
Research discovery Has someone answered that question you have not worked out how to ask yet? 2019-01-22 – 2021-09-02
External validity Transfer learning, dataset shift, learning under covariate shift, transferable learning, domain adaptation etc 2020-10-17 – 2021-08-16
Tests, statistical Maybe also design of experiments while we are here? 2014-08-23 – 2021-08-04
Publication bias Replication crises, P-values, bitching about journals, other debilities of contemporary science at large 2016-08-30 – 2021-07-22
Science History, sociology and philosophy thereof 2017-07-08 – 2021-07-21
Blogdown Plus other RMarkdown-derived scholarly blogging systems 2020-08-26 – 2021-07-08
Academic blogging workflow Minimising the friction of advertising my thoughts in order to maximise the chance each thought gets advertised. Not covered: maximising quality of thoughts. 2020-05-22 – 2021-06-30
Causal inference on DAGs Confounding! This scientist performed miracle graph surgery during an intervention and you won’t believe what happened next 2016-10-26 – 2021-05-19
Free will A matter about which I voluntarily admit I don’t care, but am compelled to have something to link to when eliding 2012-03-16 – 2021-04-23
Differentiable model selection Differentiable hyperparameter search, and architecture search, and optimisation optimisation by optimisation and so on 2020-09-25 – 2021-04-13
Scientific writing In which style tips are given for the projection of status through nominal phrases and passive voice 2014-12-31 – 2021-03-30
BibLaTeX Also BibTeX if you must 2020-09-29 – 2021-03-18
Probabilistic programming Programming with probability distributions for, e.g. Bayesian inference 2019-10-02 – 2021-03-10
Learning on manifolds Finding the lowest bit of a krazy straw, from the inside 2011-10-21 – 2021-03-03
Hyperparameter optimization in ML Replacing a hyperparameter problem with a hyperhyperparameter problem which feels like progress I guess 2020-09-25 – 2021-03-01
Bayesians vs frequentists Just because we both get the same answer doesn’t mean neither of us is wrong 2014-11-25 – 2021-01-14
Stan The flagship Bayesian workhorse 2020-10-19
AutoML 2017-07-17 – 2020-10-02
R Shiny Statistics through the internet 2020-02-11
Social psychology Which of those NPR-friendly studies actually replicated? 2017-02-20 – 2019-10-03
First aid If you are checking this webpage while your colleague bleeds out, you are doing it wrong 2019-02-12