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This is a treasure trove of tidbits about how the development of the laws of probabilities have, or should have, informed the way we lead our daily lives. Read morePublished 6 days ago by R. Schultz
A very readable review of the history of statistics and our failure to understand the role of randomness in events. Read morePublished 1 month ago by Dianne K. Patterson
A terrific walk through basic statistics, and how those pesky statistics keep showing up in our lives. Read morePublished 1 month ago by Runs With Scissors
Well written and engaging - a great explanation of randomness and probability to the lay reader.Published 2 months ago by Amazon Customer
Should be required reading in every middle school in America. We are animals who have only been doing evidence based logic and reason for a very short part of our existence. Read morePublished 2 months ago by Whaaat?
One funny anecdote in this book is about a man who won the Spanish national lottery with a ticket ending in the number "48". Read morePublished 2 months ago by Thomas Wikman
It's an interesting subject, and sometimes we don't believe that many things in life are random, but as it is shown in this book, most of it is, even if we call it something else.Published 3 months ago by Mario Streger