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As an experimental particle physicist working at the Large Hadron Collider, learning to handle large amounts of data is a necessary skill. In addition, one needs to learn how to differentiate between something that is useful and something that is not.
Why are we so good at forming categories? The short answer is, complex categories help us make long-term, large scale predictions about the world.