Statistically Insignificant

di Tess O'Brien

A podcast with visual aids about statistics in everyday life. Content is nominally published every fortnight. Support the pod on Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/statisticallyinsignificant Statistically Insignificant is created on Wurundjeri and Dharawal country. We acknowledge the elders past, present, and future. Sovereignty was never ceded.  

Episodi del podcast

  • Stagione 1

  • S01 E18 - E18: Ocean Microplastics

    S01 E18 - E18: Ocean Microplastics

    We talk to Sarah of It Came From The Sea pod about how much plastic is in the oceans, how you estimate it, and the vast mystery that is between about 20m and the bottom of the sea.You can find Sarah at: @fromtheseapod on Twitterht...

    01:17:28
  • S01 E17 - E17: University Teaching Conditions

    S01 E17 - E17: University Teaching Conditions

    We are visited by ex-academic Joh, to talk about the working conditions for teaching staff at universities and why your subjects may be shit.The mailbag chart was found on Twitter: https://twitter.com/antihobbes/status/15109315015...

    01:15:20
  • S01 E17 - Unlocked Bonus Episode: Chaos and Randomness

    S01 E17 - Unlocked Bonus Episode: Chaos and Randomness

    Mathematicians treat chaotic and random systems as different things. We talk through what each of those mean, how they relate to each other, and how you can use a combination of the two to model the chaotic real world.References:P...

    48:50
  • S01 E16 - E16: Flood Risk

    S01 E16 - E16: Flood Risk

    To help people in the current NSW floods please donate to:Lismore Council: https://lismore.nsw.gov.au/flood-2022-informationLocal SES: https://www.ses.nsw.gov.au/get-involved/donations/ Pick a unit in a flood affected area, a list...

    33:07
  • S01 E15 - E15: CPI, WPI, and Inflation

    S01 E15 - E15: CPI, WPI, and Inflation

    We talk about the consumer price index and the wage price index, how the CPI is used to measure inflation, and why these metrics are particularly bad for reflecting the experience of the very poor.Support the pod on Patreon for bo...

    38:05