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HW Assignment #1 - HW Assignment #1 NameCong Shen UNIcs2997...

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HW Assignment #1 Name Cong Shen UNI cs2997 1. The End of Theory: The Data Deluge Makes the Scientific Method Obsolete. i).Summary: Previously, only models seem to be able to consistently explain the world around us. During the development of the human society, we have experienced the period of Kilobytes, Megabytes and Terabytes. Now, the Petabyte Age comes and it calls for an entirely different approach, on that requires us to lose the tether of data as something that can be visualized in totality. This is a world where massive amounts of data and applied mathematics replace every other tool that might be brought to bear. Previously, the scientific method is built around testable hypotheses and this way has worked for hundreds of years. Now, faced with massive data, in order to promote the development of science, we can analyze the data withour hypotheses about what it might show. Correlation is enough. By analyzing the problem with some computing resources, you will get success more easily and this kind of thinking is poised to be go mainstream. ii). Comments:
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