Archive for Breather
I work with numbers all day. But it drives me crazy how they get used.
“Eating blah-blah gives you an increased risk of cancer.” Really? Increased how much? “People with red hair have a two times greater risk of whatever.” Two times what? Two times one in a million?
Correlations are particularly misleading. This short video explains why numbers are not all they’re cracked up to be.
Notorious RBG is back:
Saw this at the very first Earth Day.