Crowdsourced mobile app reveals culturally based sleep patterns

A new study of different countries’ slumber habits hints at how culture shapes bedtimes.

Source: Society Is Messing With Your Sleep – The Atlantic

Anthropologists use data mining to chart the evolution of American automobiles

By treating the birth and death of car models as a kind of “fossil record,” anthropologists have been able to chart the evolution of American automobiles for the first time.

Source: How Data Mining Reveals the Hidden Evolution of American Automobiles