Nourish Balance Thrive
About This Show
The Nourish Balance Thrive podcast is a new show about integrating the latest in modern scientific testing with age-old natural health solutions for weight loss, fatigue, depression, digestive problems and hormone imbalances. Discover how to implement simple lifestyle changes and personalize your supplementation to achieve your unique solution for optimal health. We'll talk to world-class athletes, wellness experts, doctors and leading minds in nutrition and health, to keep you up to speed. Whether you are a stay-at-home parent or a world-class athlete, join Chris Kelly and the NBT team as they interview guests about how you can improve health and performance in all areas of life.
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How to Teach Machines That Can Learn
2 days ago
Machine learning is fast becoming a part of our lives. From the order in which your search results and news feeds are ordered to the image classifiers and speech recognition features on your smartphone. Machine learning may even have had a hand in choosing your spouse or driving you to work. As with cars, only the mechanics need to understand what happens under the hood, but all drivers need to know how to operate the steering wheel. Listen to this podcast to learn how to interact with machines that can learn, and about the implications for humanity.
My guest is Dr. Pedro Domingos, Professor of Computer Science at Washington University. He is the author or co-author of over 200 technical publications in machine learning and data mining, and the author of my new favourite book The Master Algorithm: How the Quest for the Ultimate Learning Machine Will Remake Our World.
Here’s the outline of this interview with Dr. Pedro Domingos, PhD:
[00:01:55] Deep Learning.
[00:02:21] Machine learning is affecting everyone's lives.
[00:03:45] Recommender systems.
[00:03:57] Ordering newsfeeds.
[00:04:25] Text prediction and speech recognition in smart phones.
[00:04:54] Selecting job applicants.
[00:05:05] Finding a spouse.
[00:06:49] Robot scientists.
[00:07:08] Artificially-intelligent Robot Scientist ‘Eve’ could boost search for new drugs.
[00:08:38] Cancer research.
[00:10:27] Central dogma of molecular biology.
[00:10:34] DNA mic