Big Data predicts 1,500 mineral species are waiting to be found. Ten have already been discovered


Parisite-(La) is a newly discovered mineral species that was predicted by big data analysis. It was discovered in Brazil’s northeast state of Bahia. Credit: Luiz Menezes. The same approach that Facebook uses to graph networks or scientists employ to map the spread of diseases was applied to predict new minerals species and deposits. It’s the first…


Big Data predicts 1,500 mineral species are waiting to be found. Ten have already been discovered
Big Data predicts 1,500 mineral species are waiting to be found. Ten have already been discovered

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