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  1. Plus Advent Calendar Door #15: Take a risk today

    ... his TV appearances and newspaper articles, he runs the Understanding Uncertainty website , and he also regularly writes for Plus . Below is a ...

    Marianne - 19 Jan 2011 - 15:19 - 0 comments

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

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

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

  3. Plus Magazine

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

    plusadmin - 21 Jul 2010 - 14:30

  4. Plus Magazine

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

    plusadmin - 16 Apr 2010 - 14:05

  5. Plus Magazine

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

    plusadmin - 16 Apr 2010 - 14:05

  6. 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 ...

    plusadmin - 6 Apr 2010 - 14:44 - 0 comments

  7. 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

  8. 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

  9. Editorial

    ... disease, because environmental factors also come into play. Uncertainty comes into almost every aspect of the analysis, and to enable ... medical profession itself is no stranger to the language of uncertainty. New treatments and interventions are tested in controlled trials, ... David Speigelhalter's Plus column or visit the Understanding uncertainty website . ...

    plusadmin - 17 Jun 2010 - 12:03

  10. Teacher package: Maths and art

    ... to art. ( Physics, string theory ) Understanding uncertainty: Pure randomness in art — This article is based on a talk the ...

    plusadmin - 12 Jun 2014 - 15:56 - 0 comments