Exploring how Big Data’s potentials can be used to enhance Asian farmers’ climate resiliency.
Dr. Debisi Araba, CIAT In this guest blog for the #SDG2countdown campaign‘s week on SDG2.2: ending malnutrition, Dr. Debisi Araba outlines a new big data initiative designed to detect … Continue Reading Using Big Data to Help Combat Malnutrition in Africa
By Neil Palmer | May 15, 2017 A new multimillion-dollar initiative plans to disrupt food production across the developing world, with the aim of making it more productive, efficient and … Continue Reading The disruption starts now: new big data program promises to shake up agriculture
By John R. Platt / TakePart October 11, 2016 Energy consumption by indoor cannabis farms will soon rival that of data centers. What’s the carbon cost of legal marijuana? It … Continue Reading Your Pot Habit Is Making Climate Change Worse
By Chris Strohm | October 13, 2016 Before Ahmad Khan Rahami planted bombs in New York and New Jersey, he bought bomb-making materials on eBay, linked to jihad-related videos from … Continue Reading Using Big Data to Predict Terrorist Acts Amid Privacy Concerns
By Steve Sonka and Yu-Tien Cheng, University of Illinois November 03, 2015 | 7:01 am EST Big Data — the current buzzword of choice. Today it’s very easy to be overwhelmed … Continue Reading Researchers on Big Data: More than a lot of numbers!
Jim Melvin, Public Service Activities October 29, 2015 CLEMSON — While researchers at Clemson University have recently announced an array of breakthroughs in agricultural and life sciences, the size of … Continue Reading Clemson researchers and IT scientists team up to tackle Big Data
Written by: Jason Thomas 6 OCT 2015 – 4:16 PM UPDATED 7 OCT 2015 – 9:06 AM Australia can expect climate change to make food more scarce and expensive in the future, a new report from the Climate … Continue Reading Climate change a massive threat to food security, agriculture
Big data and robotics will help maximise crop yields from every square foot of land Written by: Merryn Somerset Webb on 13/10/2015 On the MoneyWeek cruise last week there was much talk … Continue Reading How big data will feed the global population – however big it gets
Big Data for climate-smart agriculture Researchers are taking advantage of Big Data analytics to help fight climate change. Photo: r2hox (view original) Data-driven climate adaptation could revive rice yields in … Continue Reading Big Data for climate-smart agriculture