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Do Dice Play God?

Do Dice Play God?

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We want to be able to figure out who will win an election, if the stock market will crash, or if a suspect definitely committed a crime. But the odds are not in our favor. Life is full of uncertainty and humans are terrible at guessing. Thankfully, there is hope. As Ian Stewart reveals, over the course of history, mathematics ... More
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We want to be able to figure out who will win an election, if the stock market will crash, or if a suspect definitely committed a crime. But the odds are not in our favor. Life is full of uncertainty and humans are terrible at guessing. Thankfully, there is hope. As Ian Stewart reveals, over the course of history, mathematics has given us some of the tools we need to better manage the uncertainty that pervades our lives. From forecasting, to medical research, to figuring out how to win Let's Make a Deal, Stewart offers a satisfying tour of what we can know, and what we never will.


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