In this article, I will try to demystify and explain in everyday words the concept of metadata and why they are so important in today’s data world.
When Audrey is asked why she is studying the blob, here is her answer:
“When he decided to study aplysia, everybody laughed at E. Kandel, and look where he is now! A Nobel prize winner who changed neurosciences. This is the same for several other studies that lead to major discoveries. So wait for 20 to 25 years and I’ll tell you if it worsed the deal!”