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SAGE Ocean Speaker Series Big Data and Society Blog

SAGE Ocean Speaker Series
Does spending time in beautiful settings boost people’s happiness? Hear from Chanuki Illushka Seresinhe, a data science researcher at the Alan Turing Institute and lead data scientist at Popsa, as she discusses her latest research.

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  SAGE Campus data science courses starting soon: Interested in a course but not sure if your institution will pay for it? Put us in touch!  

  SMaPP-Global special collection

The articles in this special collection grew out of a series of conferences held by SMaPP-Global, an interdisciplinary, international network of scholars working at the intersection of social media and politics, convented by the NYU Social Media and Political Participation (SMaPP) lab.

Emerging tech


Jamovi is a free and open source statistical spreadsheet built on top of the R language providing a complete suite of analyses for social sciences and more.


OmniSci is a pioneer in using GPU technologies to accelerate big data visualisation, enabling researchers and data scientists to process billions of rows in milliseconds.
Explore more tools in the SAGE Ocean Research Tools Directory.

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