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Statistics Saturday: Reuters' Science Headlines All Jumbled Up

  • Kepler telescope finds tiny Utah human origins
  • Moroccan fossils provides new technique to size up skin, hair in pigs
  • Einstein’s theory making ‘preliminary’ preparations for NASA astronaut corps …
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Humor

Statistics Saturday: Devo's ``Are We Not Men'' By Content

This. This is the sort of thing that happens when you let me put on the crazy grab bag of stuff that I call music. I get to listening to the Devo album I bought because I figured I liked that one song so why not? 208 more words

Humor

14 June 2017 Reader

How to Call B.S. on Big Data: A Practical Guide, Michelle Nijhuis

Mind the Bullshit Asymmetry Principle, articulated by the Italian software developer Alberto Brandolini in 2013: the amount of energy needed to refute bullshit is an order of magnitude bigger than that needed to produce it.

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Education

Local Market Update - June 2017

The hottest real estate market in the country just keeps getting hotter. Despite a large number of new listings, home prices in the Puget Sound area continued to set records in May. 346 more words

Windermere

I'm craving an ice cream sandwich: Is there murder in the air? 

There is this research finding that psychologists often use in their statistics classes to showcase the problem with what is called a spurious correlation. I promise, by the way, this won’t be a wonky post. 472 more words

Psychology

Statistics Saturday: E.T. Fitted Into The Titles Of The Air Bud Cinematic Universe

  • E.T. The Extraterrestrial
  • E.T. Golden Receiver
  • E.T. World Pup
  • E.T. Seventh Inning Fetch
  • E.T. Spikes Back
  • Air E.T.s
  • Snow E.T.s
  • Space E.T.s
  • Santa E.T.s
  • Spooky E.T.s…
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Down payment misconceptions continue to hinder millennials from owning a home

MDC Financial Services Group provided this article from Home News
by Anna Sobrevinas- 31 May 2017

The misconception about down payments continue to hinder millennials from the possibility of owning a home. 341 more words

Real Estate