The lure of big data and machine learning can overshadow the value of thorough scientific inquiry.
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Marcus Woo, Contributor
Mild stress could help burn fat and lose weight.
Brian Owens, Contributor
New twist on overhand knot comes from experiments with tied wires.
Charles Q. Choi, Contributor
A new model offers insights into rhythms of brain activity.
Michael Greshko, Contributor
Continuous monitoring of lung health can help treat respiratory diseases.
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Human tendency to seek patterns leads to misperception of randomness.
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