Simpson’s Paradox

This video is about Simpson’s paradox, a statistical paradox and ecological fallacy where seemingly contradictory results are implied by a single set of data depending on how it’s grouped. The paradox can arise in medical studies, student test scores, and so on. Follow me on Facebook, Twitter and YouTube to see more recommended videos. Have a video you would like […]

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How job surveillance is changing trucking in America

The promise of self-driving trucks will radically reshape one of America’s most common jobs. There are 3.5 million professional drivers in the US, all of whom may face job displacement in the autonomous future being developed by companies like Otto, Daimler, and Tesla. But before robots take the wheel entirely, there will be a long […]

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Why the rise of the robots won’t mean the end of work

Recent advancements in artificial intelligence and robotics have commentators worrying about the coming obsolescence of the human worker. Some in Silicon Valley are even calling for a basic minimum income provided by the government for everyone, under the assumption that work will become scarce. But many economists are skeptical of these claims, because the notion […]

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The Last Light Before Eternal Darkness

Everything will end. Even the universe. But in a future so far away that it defies description, there will still be light and therefore a chance for life. It will be around White Dwarfs, the corpses of stars. But even they will fade one day.. Follow me on Facebook, Twitter and YouTube to see more […]

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Why is ‘x’ the unknown?

Why is ‘x’ the symbol for an unknown? In this short and funny talk, Terry Moore gives the surprising answer. Follow me on Facebook, Twitter and YouTube to see more recommended videos. Have a video you would like to share? Click here to submit your video.

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