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  1. Is year 12 actually worth it?Read the original story w/Photo

    11 min ago | ABC News

    Many attempt to scale the peak. Some pass, some flourish, some drop out. Others exit the system earlier to pursue other paths.

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  2. No One is Actually Good in One-Run Games:Read the original story

    1 hr ago | BrothersJudd Blog

    So much for "the table never lies" - data unravels football's biggest lie of all : London side Brentford FC are using data to rethink the usual football club model. Brentford are an outlier in English football.

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  3. The FixRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | Baseball Musings

    One team executive made the point Saturday that clubs develop statistical models for everything they can think of, projecting what players might accomplish, projecting what might teams might achieve, and more. So, why not develop a model to determine salaries for arbitration-eligible players, too? The union and management could jointly determine the proper statistics to evaluate each position, adjusting the formulas perhaps every five years to account for how the game evolves Once again, a pundit ignores the better solution, free agency after three years.

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  4. Using Statistics Ethically to Combat "A Scientific Credibility Crisis"Read the original story

    6 hrs ago | Newswise

    Can statistics increase the value of science to society? Georgetown University's Rochelle Tractenberg, PhD, MPH, PhD, chair of the Committee on Professional Ethics of the American Statistical Association, will discuss " Promoting Ethical Science and Policy With Ethical Statistical Practice " on a panel presenting three disciplinary perspectives on Sunday, February 19, from 8:00 am to 9:30 am as part of a day long symposium titled Scientific Reproducibility and Social Responsibility at the AAAS 2017 Annual Meeting in Boston.

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  5. NHL Bye Week Format Takes Center IceRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | NBC Los Angeles

    Goaltender Peter Budaj #31 of the Los Angeles Kings has struggled since his team returned from a new NHL-mandate bye week. It's an honest question that should seemingly have a singular answer: how do professional sports teams perform after a bye week? This question has been unearthed thanks in large part to a new scheduling change by the National Hockey League this season.

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  6. The Billy Beane of MurderRead the original story

    6 hrs ago | Isegoria

    In 2004, Hargrove's editors asked him to look into statistics surrounding prostitution. The only way to study that was to get a copy of the nation's most comprehensive repository of criminal statistics: the FBI's Uniform Crime Report, or UCR.

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  7. The crisis in economic forecastingRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | MoneyWeek

    First they failed to predict the great financial crisis. Then they were wrong about the short-term impact of the Brexit vote.

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  8. Carolina Hurricanes Analyzed by Matt Cane's Power Play StructureRead the original story

    7 hrs ago | Sports Media 101

    Hurricanes 101 provides 24/7 obsessive sports coverage of the Carolina Hurricanes as a part of Sports Media 101 . For news, op/ed, game reviews, team updates and even rumors you will find all of it on Hurricanes 101.

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  9. Love, and listening to children is real care challengeRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Sunday Herald

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  10. Family violence rates in Alberta among highestRead the original story

    10 hrs ago | Lethbridge Herald

    Alberta still has some of the highest rates intimate partner violence and violence against seniors in the country, according to a new survey released by the Canadian Centre for Justice Statistics. On Thursday, CCJS released their report, "Family violence in Canada: A statistical profile, 2015" as part of the Federal Family Violence Initiative.

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  11. Sodium Bichromate Industry New Research study, Supply and 2022...Read the original story

    11 hrs ago | Emailwire.com

    ReportsWeb has announced the addition of the 'Sodium Bichromate Industry Global and Chinese Market Research Report 2017' report to their offering. This report provides Sodium Bichromate industry analysis for the international markets including development The 'Global and Chinese Sodium Bichromate Industry, 2012-2022 Market Research Report' is a professional and in-depth study on the current state of the global Sodium Bichromate industry with a focus on the Chinese market.

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  12. Taking the untrodden pathRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | GhanaWeb

    ... their contacts could not keep their part of the bargain. Isaac's Experience Isaac, a level 200 Economics and Mathematics student of a public tertiary institution, is one of the unfortunate students who fell victim to a social media scholarship scam. ...

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  13. The 'Hidden Figure' you still don't know. She's from MonroeRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | WSOCTV

    ... roundhouse in Monroe; to us, an engineer drove a train. I didn't know until I got to NASA how close my applied mathematics were to what theoretical engineers did. A lot of the men there had applied math degrees." Now she entered a world not too ...

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  14. Bringing evidence to health screening debatesRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | EurekAlert!

    IMAGE: Gatsonis will speak at the AAAS Annual meeting about how large screening trails are structured to provide the best evidence, not only of accuracy but also for many other pertinent... view more Questions about health screenings -- Whether to screen? How often? At what age? At what cost? -- seem to readily breed conflicting opinions and public confusion. What's needed is rigorously produced evidence.

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  15. Using statistics ethically to combat 'a scientific credibility crisis'Read the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | EurekAlert!

    Can statistics increase the value of science to society? Georgetown University's Rochelle Tractenberg, PhD, MPH, PhD, chair of the Committee on Professional Ethics of the American Statistical Association, will discuss "Promoting Ethical Science and Policy With Ethical Statistical Practice" on a panel presenting three disciplinary perspectives on Sunday, February 19, from 8:00 am to 9:30 am as part of a day long symposium titled Scientific Reproducibility and Social Responsibility at the AAAS 2017 Annual Meeting in Boston.

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  16. When screening for disease, risk is as important to consider as benefits, study indicatesRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | EurekAlert!

    Physicians and patients like to believe that early detection of cancer extends life, and quality of life. If a cancer is present, you want to know early, right? An analysis of cancer screenings by a University of Virginia statistician and a researcher at the National Cancer Institute indicates that early diagnosis of a cancer does not necessarily result in a longer life than without an early diagnosis.

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  17. 4 Myths about the Eagles season and offseasonRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Bleeding Green Nation

    They say the NFL is a copycat league. It's more of a recency bias league, but that doesn't have the same panache.

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  18. Klaves becomes athletic director for Hobbton High School -Read the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | The Sampson Independent

    ... high school, he attended Campbell University on a track and field scholarship. He earned a degree in applied mathematics with a emphasis in statistics and minored in Spanish. "I was set to be statistician in biostatistics, but I had an internship ...

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  19. Alan Turing's lost notebookRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | OUPblog

    ... and it consists of his commentaries on the symbolisms advocated by leading figures of twentieth century mathematics. My interest in the notebook was first piqued more than 20 years ago. This was during a visit to Turing's friend Robin Gandy, an ...

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  20. 'Hidden Figures' and the true NASA stories behind the movie - CNETRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | CNET News.com

    The women who helped pioneer space travel have rocketed into the public eye thanks to the acclaimed movie " Hidden Figures ". We spoke to NASA's chief historian to learn more about the remarkable true story of these pioneering mathematicians, engineers and computer scientists, and to explore how the film dramatises their struggles.

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