Making Your Own Luck

Premiere DateOct 14, 2016
Categories Culture Politics Talk
00:00 Intro
00:26 Part 1 - Joseph Mazur
02:40 Part 2 - Making Your Own Luck
05:46 Part 3 - Melding Math and Storytelling
11:05 Outro
11:21 I Disappear The Faint
15:28 Finish

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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, Friday October 14, 2016: Joseph Mazur talks about the idea of making your own luck and discusses his background in writing, turning mathematical theory and study into digestible narratives.

Joe Virgillito is a staff writer and podcast producer at BTRtoday He is a graduate of Quinnipiac University with a degree in journalism. In his spare time, he enjoys reading and wandering around aimlessly, as…