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  1. Making sense of election statistics

    ... Approving a president David Spiegelhalter runs the Understanding Uncertainty website and has a column in Plus . Michael Blastland is ...

    mf344 - 18 Oct 2016 - 09:58 - 0 comments

  2. Understanding uncertainty: A 113% chance of death?

    ... This article is adapted from material on the Understanding Uncertainty website . A recent study from Harvard reported that ...

    mf344 - 16 May 2012 - 11:05 - 0 comments

  3. The leaning tower of PISA?

    ... is a statistician and Winton Professor for the Public Understanding of Risk at the University of Cambridge. And since a lot of ... extent over-simplified, so they go on to check whether the uncertainty that arises from this is acceptable. But in this case that's ...

    mf344 - 26 Sep 2016 - 14:56 - 0 comments

  4. Understanding Uncertainty: Pure randomness in art

    ... This article is adapted from material on the Understanding Uncertainty website . This article is based on a talk I gave at the ...

    mf344 - 25 Mar 2015 - 16:48 - 0 comments

  5. Understanding uncertainty: Microlives

    ... This article is adapted from material on the Understanding Uncertainty website . Speeding towards death. Acute risks, ...

    mf344 - 16 May 2012 - 11:05 - 2 comments

  6. Understanding uncertainty: The maths of surprises

    ... This article is adapted from material on the Understanding Uncertainty website . A family has three children all of whom were ...

    plusadmin - 16 May 2012 - 11:46 - 0 comments

  7. Understanding uncertainty: What was the probability of Obama winning?

    ... article is adapted from material soon to appear on the Understanding Uncertainty website . On the face of it this seems an odd ...

    plusadmin - 16 May 2012 - 11:45 - 0 comments

  8. Time to go retro

    ... crucial assumption in some fundamental results important to understanding what quantum mechanics tells us about the world. But is it an ... element already exists as the Heisenberg Uncertainty principle , which states that you cannot simultaneously know ...

    Rachel - 4 Oct 2016 - 14:35 - 0 comments

  9. Understanding uncertainty: Infinite monkey business

    ... David Spiegelhalter is Winton Professor of the Public Understanding of Risk at the University of Cambridge. David and his team run the Understanding uncertainty website, which informs the public about issues involving risk ...

    plusadmin - 29 Jul 2014 - 14:37 - 2 comments

  10. Understanding uncertainty: ESP and Bayes

    ... This article has been adapted from material on the Understanding Uncertainty website . In the first part of this article we ...

    mf344 - 16 Oct 2012 - 11:37 - 1 comment