Latest Judea Pearl Stories

2014-08-20 12:25:54

13th Annual Global Initiative Runs October 1-31 LOS ANGELES, Aug. 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Musicians across the United States and around the world will join together, raise their collective voices and dedicate their art to the legacy and mission of journalist Daniel Pearl for the 13(th) Annual Daniel Pearl World Music Days. During the month of October, performers are invited to participate by registering their concerts, making a dedication from the stage, adding a message to their...

2012-03-15 13:00:00

Pearl Developed Novel Framework for Reasoning under Uncertainty that Changed How Scientists Approach Real World Problems New York, NY (PRWEB) March 15, 2012 ACM, the Association for Computing Machinery today named Judea Pearl of the University of California, Los Angeles the winner of the 2011 ACM A.M. Turing Award for innovations that enabled remarkable advances in the partnership between humans and machines that is the foundation of Artificial Intelligence (AI). Pearl pioneered...

2010-09-01 09:36:00

LOS ANGELES, Sept. 1 /PRNewswire/ -- The Daniel Pearl Foundation today announced that Dave Koz, platinum-selling recording artist, radio host, humanitarian and entrepreneur, has joined the Honorary Committee of Daniel Pearl World Music Days in a call for musicians around the world to take part in a global network of concerts that unite people around their common humanity. "Having known Danny since we were both kids," explained Dave, "it's indeed a deep honor for me to be involved in...

2010-08-13 08:30:00

PORTLAND, Ore., Aug. 13 /PRNewswire/ -- The Cognitive Science Society today announces that Professor Judea Pearl of University of California at Los Angeles (UCLA) has received the 2010 Rumelhart Prize for his leading research in Artificial Intelligence (AI) and systems that reason plausibly from uncertain evidence. His work on graphical models addresses one of the deepest challenges in philosophy and science: The dynamics of beliefs and the analysis of causality. Graphical models have had...

2008-11-12 15:00:15

LOS ANGELES, Nov. 12 /PRNewswire/ -- The 7th Annual Daniel Pearl World Music Days, honoring the legacy of murdered journalist and musician Daniel Pearl, brought together an unprecedented global audience during the month of October, with more than 1,000 concerts in 59 countries, dedicated to the theme of "Harmony For Humanity." Thousands of musicians, ranging from professionals to amateurs to youth artists of every imaginable genre, united in one voice to promote tolerance and understanding...

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  • The hard inner (usually woody) layer of the pericarp of some fruits (as peaches or plums or cherries or olives) that contains the seed.
This word comes from the Greek 'endon,' in, within, plus the Greek 'kardia,' heart.