We are two mathematicians  (Lorenz Gilch and Sebastian Mueller) who are fascinated  about the new era of data science. The term data science is about to appear almost everywhere nowadays but many people either do not know what it is or disagree on its definition. We go for

Data science is statistics done by non-statisticians.

Let us answer beforehand two typical questions that we were asked already several times.

@ mathematical colleagues wondering about what we do is mathematics: Nop.

@ people who are interested in the applications of mathematics: Yes, everything is based on mathematics.

Have fun!


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