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This week on the Daily Beat: Joseph Mazur, Professor Emeritus of Mathematics at Marlboro College and author of multiple books joins the Daily Beat to talk about his new book “Fluke: The Math & Myth of Coincidence,” the gambler’s illusion, and turning mathematical theory into compelling narratives.
Today on the Daily Beat, Wednesday October 11, 2016: Joseph Mazur explains that people more apt to noticing things are more likely to experience coincidences. He also discusses the story of Joan Ginther and the odds of winning the lottery four times.
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Bartees Cox is a songwriter and producer who spent years playing in bands in Brooklyn before making the move to Washington, DC, where his solo project, Bartees Strange, took focus and grew - from an album of reinterpretations of The National’s music to his stunning full-length, genre-bending… | watch
Joyful Noise Recordings is an Indianapolis-based eclectic indie label begun in 2003 by Karl Hofstetter. In this episode, we'll hear a ton of great music from the label's releases, along with an interview with Karl where we cover the label's beginnings, the importance of physical art objects, and how… | listen