How to Invest the Time Before Your Course Starts

It’s done! You’ve finished your application project, aced your entrance interview, and signed on the last dotted line: You’re officially taking a Data Science bootcamp!

Now the question is: how do you make the most of the time before the course…


Note: Originally published as part of a series on token engineering at BlockScience

We live in wondrous and exciting times, on the edge of a shift no less significant than the personal computing revolution of the 1980s and 90s. The growth and development of open source, purpose-built networks on blockchain…


Note: Originally published at Block Science

Now that the bloom is off the cryptocurrency rose, we can start to take a look at the long-term opportunities arising from blockchain technology. And the reality is that there is far more there than a cryptographically secure medium of exchange.

Blockchain will become…


A glimpse into the rarified world of data-driven fine dining

In my last note, I described the idea of data science as a new form of alchemy — an arcane science of transmuting base matter into gold. It might be helpful to demonstrate what I mean.

Please note that just about every step I am about to describe merits an…


Charles Rice | Freelance Data Scientist | Analytic Translator

It is little remarked that Isaac Newton spent much of his life as an alchemist. The smoother pebble he sought on the beach all those years was the Great Work of alchemy, the Philosopher’s Stone — a compound that would create…

Charles M Rice

Research Engineer @BlockScience. Pythonic Data Scientist. Complex Systems Detangler. All-Round Word Wrangler.

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