Author Archives: lauraganley


Nate Silver is obviously incredibly smart when it comes to modeling/statistics, but after reading the chapter about climate change, more so than before, I admire his ability to communicate effectively with his audience.  I would like to naively think that … Continue reading

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For those of you who are unaware, I just realized FiveThirtyEight and ESPN are starting a short docu-series entitled “Signals”.  They have only released the first episode, but conveniently, for me, it documents the epic chess matches between Garry Kasparov … Continue reading

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Humans are important too!

I really enjoy recreational reading, so I was pretty stoked when I found out this class had a book to read that was more for fun and less of a text book.  I’ve picked up Silver’s book at Barnes and … Continue reading

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