Coming to national park trails: electric bikes

[ad_1] In this June 8, 2019 file photo, Janice Goodwin stands by her electric-assist bicycle at a gate near the start of the carriage path system where bikes such as her are banned inside Acadia National Park, in this photo June 8, 2018, in Bar Harbor, Maine. Interior Secretary David Bernhardt signed the order on […]

How data science in and for Africa can blaze new trails

[ad_1] Africa is data-rich and well connected. Therein lies the solution to many of its challenges. Credit: S.Gvozd/Shutterstock The term “data science” was coined by scientists working at the social networks LinkedIn and Facebook in 2008. A few years later, they dubbed it “the sexiest profession of the 21st century.” This relatively new, interdisciplinary field […]