Fulvio Mazzocchi
Biologist and philosopher. Researcher at the Institute of Heritage Science of the CNR (Rome, Italy). His research activity focuses on epistemology (e.g., epistemic pluralism, perspectivism), philosophical issues of scientific research (e.g., the reductionism-holism debate in biology, climate model validation, epistemological issues of big data), and knowledge organization.
big data Microbiome selfie

A heated debate exists on the subject of Big Data. What can be expected and what not from them? Do data speak for themselves?