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Scale-emergent Journal Club

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Welcome to the NYC Scale-emergent Journal Club!

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Papers Read:

Key point
Citation Link
12/2016 0 Equating correlation with causation is warranted in complex, networked systems where positive feedback loops are a characteristic feature and entail mutual causation Huang, Sui. (2014). When correlation and causation coincide. Bioessays. 36(1):1-2. http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1002/bies.201370003/pdf
2/5/2017 1 Updating Darwinian evolution theory with information complexity (to expand funnel) and entropic selection (to pare funnel)
Cohen, Irun R. (2016). Updating Darwin: Information and entropy drive the evolution of life. F1000 Research. 5:2808. https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5200945/
2/5/2017 2 Deep learning and neuroscience are approaches that can mutually inspire each other to advance
Marblestone, Adam H.; Wayne, Greg and Kording, Konrad P. (2016). Toward an Integration of Deep Learning and Neuroscience. Front. Comput. Neurosci. 14 September 2016. http://journal.frontiersin.org/article/10.3389/fncom.2016.00094/full
3/4/2017 3 Consciousness does not derive from a material basis (6 arguments); instead a better stance is attunement to objectivity and subjectivity, self-evidence, and intersubjectivity Bitbol, Michel. (2008). Is Consciousness primary? NeuroQuantology. 6(1):53-72. http://philsci-archive.pitt.edu/4007/1/ConsciousnessPrimaryArt2.pdf
3/4/2017 4 Aligning research methods with knowledge gaps, particularly in complex systems (e.g.; macrosystems ecologies) Elliott, Kevin C.; Cheruvelil, Kendra S.; Montgomery, Georgina M. and Soranno, Patricia A. (2016). Conceptions of Good Science in Our Data-Rich World. BioScience. 66(10):880-889. https://academic.oup.com/bioscience/article/66/10/880/2236154/Conceptions-of-Good-Science-in-Our-Data-Rich-World
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