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A Collaborative Cloud-Based Biological Modeling Platform

A brief video demo of a collaborative, cloud-based biological modeling platform running in a web browser.

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My Interview For The Leanpub Podcast

Gordon Webster was interviewed by Leanpub co-founder Len Epp for their author podcast.  In this episode Gordon talks with Len about his career, books, and Amber's experience publishing Python for the Life Sciences with Leanpub.

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Python For The Life Sciences

Facebook now sports a very nice feature that allows you to make short videos out of simple slideshows. Here is the one I made for our new book Python For The  Life Sciences, that we published recently. 

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The Central Role Of User Experience Design In Scientific Modeling

Next to the challenge of representing the sheer complexity of biological systems, this cognitive element of modeling may be the single biggest reason why modeling is not in the mainstream of the life sciences.

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Welcome to "The Digital Biologist"

Just as the invention of the moving picture gave rise to the cinematographer, the technological advances that are now making it possible to model and simulate complex living systems on a computer are giving rise to a brand new profession - that of The Digital Biologist.

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