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  1. News from the world of maths: When science goes bad...

    ... on the night. The lecture is brought to you by Understanding Uncertainty , the Winton programme for the public understanding of risk at ...

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

  2. 'Deciphering the cosmic number'

    ... in the human psyche". It's an individual's pleasure in understanding nature that allows these archetypes to emerge from the ... clairvoyance. Jung found this idea mirrored in Heisenberg's uncertainty principle, which asserts that at a quantum level, the world is not ...

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  3. News from the world of maths: The agony and ecstasy of risk statistics

    ... by morality? David Spiegelhalter, Professor of the Public Understanding of Risk at the University of Cambridge, investigates in his ... Times . David Spiegelhalter runs the Understanding Uncertainty website , which explores matters of risks and uncertainty, and ...

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  4. Plus Magazine

    March 2008 Understanding uncertainty: The Premier League This is the second part of our new column ... David Spiegelhalter , Winton Professor for the Public Understanding of Risk at the University of Cambridge, continues examining ...

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  5. Plus Magazine

    September 2007 Understanding uncertainty What's the risk of passive smoking? Or climate change? How ...

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  6. Plus Magazine

    ... Also in this issue... Understanding uncertainty: The maths of surprises You meet an old friend on holiday, ...

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  7. Plus Magazine

    December 2007 Understanding uncertainty: A league table lottery This is the very first installment of ...

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  8. Plus Magazine

    ... 2009 In this issue... Understanding uncertainty: Football crazy On May 22nd 2009 the English Premier league ...

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  9. Plus Magazine

    December 2008 Understanding uncertainty: What was the probability of Obama winning? This may seem ... to anything from investigating diners' tipping behaviour to understanding climate change and genetics. ...

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  10. Plus Magazine

    March 2009 Understanding uncertainty: 2845 ways of spinning risk Would you prefer a game with a ... astronomical observations 400 years ago revolutionised our understanding of the Universe. But few people know that Galileo wasn't the ...

    plusadmin - 16 Apr 2010 - 14:05