ramen and pickles

science, technology, and medicine served up with some tasty noodles

Monthly Archives: May 2010

Self Trained Basketball Guru

Idan Ravin, a soft-spoken, intensely private 38-year-old former lawyer from New York with no formal basketball playing or coaching experience has achieved an unlikely distinction. He’s one of the NBA’s most sought-after personal trainers.


Warning! High Dimensions Ahead Inductio Ex Machina

Some interesting remarks on our lack of intuitions about very high dimensions.  Important relevant to statistical methods with many variables.