Data science is an interdisciplinary field that uses scientific methods, processes, algorithms, and systems to extract or extrapolate knowledge and insights from noisy, structured, and unstructured data, and apply knowledge from data across a broad range of application domains. 

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Data Science

Data science is a "concept to unify statisticsdata analysisinformatics, and their related methods" in order to "understand and analyze actual phenomena" with data. It uses techniques and theories drawn from many fields within the context of mathematics, statistics, computer scienceinformation science, and domain knowledge.