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How to advise politicians

... time and effort, or are they down to deeper gaps in or understanding or to processes we just can't pin down with better accuracy. ... to talk in terms of certainty. For more on risk and uncertainty see our understanding uncertainty section. ...

Blog - mf344 - 17 Feb 2013 - 19:31 - 0 comments

News from the world of maths: Issue 48 of Plus is out now!

... podcasts, news and reviews. In this issue... Understanding uncertainty: How long will you live? It's impossible to give a precise ...

Blog - plusadmin - 19 Aug 2010 - 18:25 - 0 comments

Plus Magazine

... Understanding uncertainty: Small but lethal Comparing and communicating small ...

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Plus Magazine

... 2009 In this issue... Understanding uncertainty: Breast screening, a statistical controversy One in nine ...

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Plus Magazine

September 2008 Understanding uncertainty: How long will you live? Well, no-one knows exactly, but ...

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News from the world of maths: London science blogging conference

... Plus in attendance will be the Cambridge-based blogs Understanding Uncertainty and Sciencebase . There aren't many mathematically focused ...

Blog - plusadmin - 6 Apr 2010 - 13:44 - 0 comments

Editorial

... because environmental factors also come into play. Uncertainty comes into almost every aspect of the analysis, and to enable ... David Speigelhalter's Plus column or visit the Understanding uncertainty website . (54, editorial, Genes, mathematics ...

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Editorial

... of material that's likely to come up in this issue's Understanding Uncertainty column and some recent news stories . The language of ...

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Editorial

... Advances in theoretical physics ; The mathematical understanding of chaos. You can find out more about the history of ... A famous consequence of wave-particle duality is the uncertainty principle , which states that you can never ever measure both ...

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The Plus Olympic calendar: Friday 10th August

... a substitution in a football match? Understanding uncertainty: How psychic was Paul — How likely is it that Paul the octopus' ...

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