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  1. 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

  2. Quantum geometry

    ... years or so physics has been chipping away at our intuitive understanding of the space we live in. Physicists tell us that rather than ... than the ordinary notion of space we're used to. Quantum uncertainty Werner Heisenberg, 1901-1976. But why ...

    plusadmin - 26 Mar 2015 - 09:20 - 5 comments

  3. Teacher package: Statistics and probability theory

    ... games of chance, sports, and strange coincidences; Understanding life — This category explores how stats and probability are ... that they are cheating? Understanding uncertainty: how psychic was Paul? — England's performance in the 2010 ...

    plusadmin - 1 Dec 2014 - 11:24 - 0 comments

  4. Understanding uncertainty: Football crazy

    ... This article is adapted from material on the Understanding Uncertainty website . Who gets the trophy? Image: Jameboy ...

    plusadmin - 16 May 2012 - 11:43 - 5 comments

  5. Understanding uncertainty: Visualising probabilities

    ... of Napoleon's tragic campaign into Russia in 1812 (see the Understanding Uncertainty website for animated versions of the data) and Florence ...

    mf344 - 16 May 2012 - 11:06 - 0 comments

  6. Understanding uncertainty: how psychic was Paul?

    ...   This article is adapted from material on the Understanding Uncertainty website .   England's performance in the World Cup last ...

    mf344 - 16 May 2012 - 11:41 - 0 comments

  7. 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

  8. Plus Advent Calendar Door #2: A normal life

    ... at Plus and is responsible for the excellent website Understanding Uncertainty , as well as many other activities. Michael, journalist, author ...

    Rachel - 2 Dec 2014 - 10:23 - 0 comments

  9. 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

  10. Understanding uncertainty: 2845 ways of spinning risk

    ... This article is adapted from material on the Understanding Uncertainty website . Back to the What's the best medicine ...

    plusadmin - 16 May 2012 - 11:44 - 2 comments