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Envisioning Big, Complex Things

In the book The Number Sense: How the Mind Create Mathematics, the professor and researcher Stanislas Dehaene¬†explores how the brain shapes our mathematical abilities. He reviews studies that explore crude calculating capabilities in rats, monkeys… Read more

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Put Your Money Where Your Mouth Is – The Folly of Expert Prediction

With the start of the American football season, pundits everywhere are stepping forward, declaring their predictions for the coming season. ¬†They are blogging and appearing on talk shows with confident pre-season power rankings, team-by-team… Read more

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