History as a giant data set: how analysing the past could help save the future | Curio

History as a giant data set: how analysing the past could help save the future

35 mins | Nov 19, 2019

If past cycles can be predicted, can we prevent a looming crisis? Laura Spinney writing in the Guardian meets with Peter Turchin, the scientist who is applying data science to understand history by calculating the patterns and cycles of the past.

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From The Guardian