[Nature 22 July 2013 by Virginia Gewin] Faced with climate change, plant breeders are increasingly turning to the genomes of the wild, weedy relatives of crops for traits such as drought tolerance and disease resistance. But a global analysis of 455 crop wild relatives has found that 54% are underrepresented in gene bank collections and that many, including ones at risk of extinction, have never been collected. The findings, released on 22 July by the International Center for Tropical Agriculture (CIAT) in Cali, Colombia, will guide the largest international initiative so far to conserve crop wild relatives.
I will never recommend an Oculus product again, under any circumstances. If given a choice between a free Oculus Quest 2 and the $900 Cosmos Elite from HTC, I take the Cosmos every single time. That strictly my opinion, and I not going to pretend everyone shares it.
I don believe the free election of rulers somehow makes you in charge of your own life. I believe that people should be responsible for direct action and planning their own lives. This is less achievable in the real, but more achievable in software relationships.
Nearsightedness or FarsightednessYour child’s visit to the eye doctor may determine he or she is either nearsighted or farsighted. Nearsighted or myopia means that you have difficulty seeing objects from a distance. Farsighted or hyperopia means you have trouble seeing things up close.
The existing crossing, constructed of timbers and asphalt, is in poor condition, and will be replaced with new concrete panels. To perform this work, the Railroad will need to close E. Wilson St. It sucks but a real friend doesn play mindgames on you and creep on you like this. Guy was 26 vs your 18 when you met yeah? That an eight year gap, unfortunately some dudes (or extremely inept catfish women) shoot for younger people because they easier to manipulate. He in his late 20 and hitting up someone who recently into adulthood for manipulation and sexual weirdness, got to get that nipped in the bud.
The post below is written for the upcoming Spanish translation of The Book of Why, which was announced today. It expresses my firm belief that the current data fitting direction taken by Science is temporary (read my lips!), that the future of Science lies in causal data interpretation and that we should prepare ourselves for the backlash swing.Much has been said about how ill prepared our health care system was in coping with catastrophic outbreaks like COVID 19. Yet viewed from the corner of my expertise, the ill preparedness can also be seen as a failure of information technology to keep track of and interpret the outpour of data that have arrived from multiple and conflicting sources, corrupted by noise and omission, some by sloppy collection and some by deliberate misreporting, AI could and should have equipped society with intelligent data fusion technology, to interpret such conflicting pieces of information and reason its way out of the confusion.Speaking from the perspective of causal inference research, I have been part of a team that has developed a complete theoretical underpinning for such problems; a development that is briefly described in Chapter 10 of The Book of Why.