Data Science at Lancaster is founded on Lancaster’s historic research strengths in Computer Science, Statistics and Operational Research. The environment is further enriched by a broad community of data-driven researchers in a variety of other disciplines including the environmental sciences, health and medicine, sociology and the creative arts.
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Living Data: Making Sense of Health Biosensing
The Living Data Research Group’s new book is out! Building on work carried out for the Biosensors in Everyday Life programme, European and UK research projects, Celia Roberts, Adrian Mackenzie and Maggie Mort explore how individuals and groups seek ways of accessing, understanding and sharing data about their bodies. The book offers a critique of the popular claim that ‘more information’ equates to ‘better health’.