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  1. 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 ...

    Marianne - 25 Mar 2015 - 16:48 - 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 ...

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

  3. Evaluating a medical treatment - how do you know it works?

    ... patient's personal circumstances or lifestyle. Without more understanding of what was actually happening and without taking these factors ... intervals in David Spiegelhalter's Understanding uncertainty column, or in the Little handbook of statistical practice .) ...

    plusadmin - 7 Jun 2016 - 09:46 - 1 comment

  4. Understanding uncertainty: Microlives

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

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

  5. 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

  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. 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 ...

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

  9. Understanding uncertainty: ESP and the significance of significance

    ... This article has been adapted from material on the Understanding Uncertainty website . Is there such a thing as extra-sensory ...

    Marianne - 13 Dec 2012 - 10:55 - 0 comments

  10. Understanding uncertainty: The Premier League

    ... are league tables in these cases, and can the inherent uncertainty be quantified? We'll investigate using the example of the Premier ... David Spiegelhalter is Winton Professor of the Public Understanding of Risk at the University of Cambridge. Mike Pearson ...

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