Data science

Getting started with data science

Data Science combines statistics, programming, machine learning, automatic processing of unstructured data (including text mining) and visualisation. This can seem bewildering - many people are asking where to get started if they want to learn. This blog gives free resources that …

4th Data Science Show & Tell

On the 19th February 2015, GDS hosted the 4th Data Science Show & Tell. The topics of discussion ranged from galaxy classification to data journalism. David Bonfield, an ex-astronomer and a current data scientist at BIS, demonstrated a technique called …