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  • White House’s new data scientist is ready to give you homework

    By Yaël Ossowski /  March 19, 2015 / Watchdog.org In his first month on the job, the nation’s chief data scientist DJ Patil has been busy assigning Americans some homework. As part of his effort to celebrate Pi Day (3.14.15), Patil conjured up a geometry question for Americans to solve. “Imagine you have a rope…