Up all night to get data, a music video parody

Posted to Statistics  |  Tags: ,  |  Nathan Yau

Neuroscience students at the University of California, San Diego made a music video parody of Daft Punk's "Get Lucky." It's about gathering data in the lab. Graduate students are such nerds.


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