Informing Environmental Health Decisions Through Data Integration: Proceedings of a Workshop—in Brief | The National Academies Press

Download a PDF of “Informing Environmental Health Decisions Through Data Integration” by the National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine for free.

Source: Informing Environmental Health Decisions Through Data Integration: Proceedings of a Workshop—in Brief | The National Academies Press

Deep learning: Why it’s time for AI to get philosophical – The Globe and Mail

For years, science fiction writers have spelled out the technological marvels and doomsday scenarios that might result from artificial intelligence. Now that it’s a part of our lives, argues Catherine Stinson, those working in AI need to take their work’s social and ethical implications much more seriously

Source: Deep learning: Why it’s time for AI to get philosophical – The Globe and Mail

United Way ALICE Project

Their estimates on household budgets (survival and stability type) by family type are pretty awesome (in terms of data for simulation models).

ALICE®, a United Way acronym which stands for Asset Limited, Income Constrained, Employed, represents the growing number of individuals and families who are working, but are unable to afford the basic necessities of housing, food, child care, health care, and transportation.The United Way ALICE Report includes a series of new, standardized measurements that quantify the size of the workforce in each state that is struggling financially, and the reasons for why. These measurements provide a broader picture of financial insecurity than traditional federal poverty guidelines.

Source: United Way ALICE Project | School of Public Affairs and Administration (SPAA) | Rutgers University – Newark