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2011-01-06 15:26:26     BBC - BBC Four Programmes - The Joy of Stats

http://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/b00wgq0l

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2011-01-06 15:32:37     BBC News - Can you count the packets of crisps?

http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-12127631

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2012-01-12 08:58:04     The future of prediction - Ideas - The Boston Globe

http://www.bostonglobe.com/ideas/2012/01/0.../story.html?...

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2012-08-03 12:32:19     Facts & Formulae leaflets | mathstore.ac.uk

http://mathstore.ac.uk/?q=node/57

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2015-11-10 11:18:53     Ten ironic rules for non-statistical reviewers

http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/ar.../S1053811912003990

As an expert reviewer, it is sometimes necessary to ensure a paper is rejected. This can sometimes be achieved by highlighting improper statistical practice. This technical note provides guidance on how to critique the statistical analysis of neuroimaging

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2016-10-02 08:40:00     Incentivizing Reproducibility | October 2016 | Communications of the ACM

http://cacm.acm.org/magazines/2016/10/207757.../fulltext?...

A scientific result is not truly established until it is... confirmed. This is one of the tenets of experimental sci...

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2015-08-17 07:08:16     The Truth Wears Off - The New Yorker

http://www.newyorker.com/magazine/201.../the-truth-wears-off

Although many scientific ideas generate conflicting resu... falling effect sizes, they continue to get cited in the ... standard medical practice. Why? Because these ideas seem... make sense. Because we can’t bear to let them go. And ... decline eff

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2015-05-28 16:46:14     I Fooled Millions Into Thinking Chocolate Helps Weight Loss. Here's How.

http://io9.com/...thinking-chocolate-helps-weight-1707251800

“Slim by Chocolate!” the headlines blared. A team of... had found that people on a low-carb diet lost weight 10 ... they ate a chocolate bar every day. It made the front pa...
I am Johannes Bohannon, Ph.D. Well, actually my name is ...
Other than

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2016-03-24 19:09:15    

http://fivethirtyeight.com/...s-can-easily-explain-p-values/

But after writing about p-values again and again, and re... correction on a nearly year-old story over some erroneou... regarding a study’s p-value (which I’d taken from th... themselves and their report), I’ve come to think that ... fundamental problem with p-values is that no one can rea...

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2013-01-06 13:37:43     Data-driven science is a failure of imagination | R you cereal?

http://www.petrkeil.com/?p=302

But most importantly, data-driven science is less intell... then hypothesis-driven science. Data mining is sweet, an... Plotting multivariate data, maps, “relationships” an... visualizations is hip and catchy, everybody can understa... thinking ab

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2015-02-27 22:38:37     Scientific method: Statistical errors : Nature News & Comment

http://www.nature.com/...thod-statistical-errors-1.14700?...

But then reality intervened. Sensitive to controversies over reproducibility, Motyl and his adviser, Brian Nosek, dec... the study. With extra data, the P value came out as 0.59... to the conventional level of significance, 0.05. The eff... disappeared

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2006-09-05 19:00:20     Critical Values for Significance Tests

http://www.jeremymiles.co.uk/misc/tables/

Critical Values for Significance Tests

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2006-09-21 12:51:39     Chi-Squared

http://www-micro.msb.le.ac.uk/1010/chi.html

Critical Values for the Chi-Squared Distribution

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2014-02-17 17:32:51     xkcd: Frequency

http://xkcd.com/1331/

Frequency
|<
< Prev
Random
... Frequency Frequency Frequency Frequency Frequency

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2016-04-22 20:55:34     How politicians poisoned statistics - FT.com

http://www.ft.com/...e8-01c7-11e6-ac98-3c15a1aa2e62.html#...

ft.com > life&arts >
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Home UK World Companies Markets Global Economy Lex Comme ...
... icks them out, or makes them up, to suit his purpose.”

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2005-12-18 13:53:28     Information Technology Services

http://www.utexas.edu/its/rc/answers/general/gen25.html

General FAQ #25: Handling missing or incomplete data
Question:
I have a database that contains records with incom ...
participants did not complete all of the availab ...
How should I handle this problem?

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2016-09-28 21:02:51     Tax Research UK » The Conservatives have been the biggest borrowers over the last 70 years

http://www.taxresearch.org.uk/...ers-over-the-last-70-years/

I was interviewed twice on the radio on Friday evening t... McDonnell’s new fiscal rule, once on LBC and the other... both cases the interviewers were quite explicit in stati... known that Labour always borrowed more than the Conserva... why the ele

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2016-10-20 10:41:18     Opinion: Big-Data Algorithms Are Manipulating Us All | WIRED

https://www.wired.com/...ig-data-algorithms-manipulating-us/

In 1954, Darrell Huff wrote a neat little book called Ho... Statistics, a how-to guide for marketers to mislead and ... into believing just about anything with the right graphi... well-placed stat. Computationally speaking, we’ve come... 1954, but i

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2005-12-18 13:54:06     Free Statistical Tools on the WEB

http://isi.cbs.nl/FreeTools.htm

ISI - International Statistical Institute
Free Statistical Tools on
the WEB

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2014-11-05 11:53:10     Automatic Statistician

http://www.automaticstatistician.com/about.html

Making sense of data is one of the great challenges of t... we live in. While it is becoming easier to collect and s... data, from personal medical data, to scientific data, to... commercial data, there are relatively few people trained... and machine

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2007-08-06 17:38:27     KDD-2002: Program Committee

http://www-ai.ijs.si/SasoDzeroski/MRDM2002/

Multi-Relational Data Mining (MRDM) is the multi-discipl... with knowledge discovery from relational databases consi... tables. Mining data which consists of complex/structured... falls within the scope of this field, since the normaliz... of such obj

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2006-09-21 12:49:46     umontreal.iro.lecuyer.probdist (Java Libraries for Stochastic Simulation)

http://www.iro.umontreal.ca/~simardr/ssj/d.../index.html?...

[ From frame: http://www.iro.umontreal.ca/~simardr.../package-summary.html ]

Package umontreal.iro.lecuyer.probdist
This package contains a set of Java classes providing me ...

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2016-03-08 16:55:15     Statisticians issue warning over misuse of P values : Nature News & Comment

http://www.nature.com/...over-misuse-of-p-values-1.19503?...

Policy statement aims to halt missteps in the quest for ...

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2016-03-08 16:55:01     Statistics: P values are just the tip of the iceberg : Nature News & Comment

http://www.nature.com/...just-the-tip-of-the-iceberg-1.17412

Ridding science of shoddy statistics will require scruti... not merely the last one

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2016-03-08 17:22:02     xkcd: Significant

http://xkcd.com/882/

Significant

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2008-08-09 16:03:13     Bayes Theorem and Maximum Likelihood

http://www.physics.utah.edu/~detar/phys6720/h.../node10.html

So far we have been thinking of the probability for gett... know that the mean value should be . Now suppose we make... get counts, but we don't know anything about , except t... nonnegative, of course. We may turn the question around ... the most li

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2006-09-21 12:50:15     SSJ: Stochastic Simulation in Java

http://www.iro.umontreal.ca/~simardr/ssj/

SSJ is a Java library for stochastic simulation, develop... Département d'Informatique et de Recherche Opérationne... Université de Montréal.
It provides facilities for generating uniform and nonuni ...
applying quasi-Monte Carlo methods, collecting

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2006-09-21 12:52:27     Quantitative Population Ecology

http://www.ento.vt.edu/~sharov/PopEcol/

Statistical tables
1. t-statistics
2. Chi-square statistics
3. F-statistics, P=0.05
... 5. F-statistics, P=0.001

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2005-12-18 13:55:08     Statistics

http://statistics.wikiverse.org/

Statistics is the science and practice of developing hum... through the use of empirical data. It is based soundly o... theory which is a branch of applied mathematics. Within ... theory, randomness and uncertainty are modelled by proba... Statistical

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2016-01-01 11:46:29    

https://medium.com/...gs-that-aren-t-certain-2fa54aa9340#...

The first reaction of many people to uncertain math is t... techniques as for certain math. They would either imagin... an exact mean, or take ‘worst case’ and ‘best case...

This is why I’ve made Guesstimate, a spreadsheet that⠮..

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