Category: Visualizations Simulations

A partner in recovery should know and communicate their sensations clearly and completely

Shamim, I am going through reports of pain in people with paralysis, particularly spinal cord injury. I think it might be a good way to find useful pathways. Are you in pain anywhere?  Can you describe it? Do you have any pain from below your neck?  Anywhere. Do you have any feelings below your neck
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Comment on This AI learned to animate humanoids — solving SCI and nerve bypass globally

This AI Learned To Animate Humanoids! at https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=cTqVhcrilrE I am trying to help someone who broke their neck in July at C4 (completely paralyzed but breathing on his own). My own brother died many yeas ago after living 18 months with a C2 break (completely paralyzed on a respirator). There are many technologies for picking
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Comments on Protein Data Base, The Internet is for everyone, not just who you are familiar with

I was just browsing Protein Data Base PDB and wanted to look at the electron density at https://www.rcsb.org/structure/1bkv It timed out, so I looked at Chrome Devtools consoles to see loadSearch: counter.n=37 react-search.js?ts=5455752:138 loadSearch: counter.n=38 react-search.js?ts=5455752:138 loadSearch: counter.n=39 react-search.js?ts=5455752:153 ERROR: UNABLE TO LOAD SEARCH COMPONENT AFTER 40 ATTEMPTS May be unrelated to display (lack of)
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Yet another “feedback” form at CDC.gov ” Center for Disease Control” Community Demonstration

I searched on “community demonstration” and it seems to ignore that I entered an exact phrase. So there are quickly “community demonstration” OR “community” OR “demonstration” results. Your results are too spread out vertically with triple space between items, and no way to see a concise table of results, hover, and see the abstract, hover
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Comment on Climate Change video from TED

Watch the 2021 TED Countdown Global Livestream | Take action on climate change https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SG_vqlb1pOQ So now TED is an entertainment channel? There used to be some thought and effort. But now it is all click bait. 2:35:16? Where is your data and models? All talk. There are 150,848 views at 5:00 am 31 Oct 2021
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Comment on the true cost of electric vehicles – wasted time by not sharing models and data

Tesla vs Gas: TRUE Charging Cost After 75,000 Miles at https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=FRie5t9GHLw 75,000 miles/28 miles per gallon equivalent = 2,679 gallon gas equivalent 2679 gge * (33.7 KWH/gge) = 90,282 KWH at 100% efficiency 90,283/0.92 efficiency = 98133 KWH purchased 98133 KWH * 0.0798 $/KWH = $6948 But he says $1400. His miles per gallon seems
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Comment on Hubble vs Amateur Astrophotography

Hubble vs. Amateur Astrophotographer (27 Aug 2021) at https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0QcJaD9klDc I had to look a bit, but eventually found a description of the camera and exposure for that original image of “Pillars of Creation” at https://hubblesite.org/mission-and-telescope/mission-timeline#h4-deab74a9-f038-4a74-9313-425d13e71747 with more detail at https://hubblesite.org/contents/news-releases/1995/news-1995-44.html then some images at https://hubblesite.org/contents/media/images/1995/44/351-Image.html?news=true Like usual, Hubble media people dominate sharing on their site,
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Comment on new directions in Ethnography

Last decade in enthnographic research? You might want to search these topic areas, where there is very rapid growth: “ethnography” “quantitative” “models” has 3.2 Million entry points (Google, 24 Oct 2021)   “quantitative ethnography” with 12,000 entry points   “ethnography” “social media” with 6.68 Million entry points   “ethnography” (“simulations” OR “simulation”) with 7.9 Million
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Comment on Nature video seen by more than 14 Million viewers, but no follow up or community building

Have you ever seen an atom? at https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=yqLlgIaz1L0 Many people have viewed this video, but you are not keeping it up to date. It is 23 Oct 2021 and it shows 14,208,628 views. The video is 151 seconds. If everyone watched the whole thing, that is over 68 years of viewing. The value of human time
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Jimmy Wales thanked me for my donation to support the current Wikipedia. Here is what I wrote back

Jimmy, I would like to make some specific recommendation for upgrading wikipedia to be more useful globally. But I doubt your organization is set up so that a “reply to a message from the founder” ever gets read and treated seriously. My time and skills are far more valuable than any money donation. But only
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