Writing 101 Entry #1

In this course, I hope to improve my technical writing skills while also finding ways to include my personal writing style and voice into professional and academic writing. For the latter, I feel that in academic settings I often will exclusively write in the style deemed appropriate for what I’m writing. For academic research papers, […]

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B-SOiD

January 16, 2020 Eric Yttri from Carnegie Mellon University has shared the following about B-SOiD, an open source unsupervised algorithm for discovery of spontaneous behaviors: “Capturing the performance of naturalistic behaviors remains a tantalizing but prohibitively difficult field of study – current methods are difficult, expensive, low temporal resolution, or all of the above. Recent […]

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RatHat: A self-targeting printable brain implant system

JANUARY 9, 2020 Leila Allen and colleagues in Tim Allen’s lab at Florida International University recently developed RatHat, a self-targeting printable brain implant system. Below they describe their project: “There has not been a major change in how neuroscientists approach stereotaxic methods in decades. Here we present a new stereotaxic method that improves on traditional […]

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Top places to eat in Greensboro

Greensboro is a North Carolinian city where its southern appeal pulls in families and its new, developing midtown zone draws in youthful grown-ups and undergrads. The eateries are notable and pull in numerous guests from different pieces of North Carolina. Just in case, you really want to truly encounter Greensboro, you must hit up the […]

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AutoPilot

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