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Hitchens - free speech

Math vs Physics - Numberphile

What is happening by pure chance?

“Moreover, we should expect, by chance alone, about 1 in 10 of the CEOs to have five winning or losing years in a row.” from “The Drunkard’s Walk: …

Statistical Paradoxes with MinutePhysics - SciShow Talk Show

Freedom of Speech: Crash Course Government and Politics #25

Derivative formulas through geometry | Chapter 3, Essence of calculus

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The fundamentals of space-time: Part 3 - Andrew Pontzen and Tom Whyntie

The fundamentals of space-time: Part 2 - Andrew Pontzen and Tom Whyntie

The fundamentals of space-time: Part 1 - Andrew Pontzen and Tom Whyntie

The Virtues of Free Speech

F<b>ree speech must include the right to offend.</b> Granted, there are limitations upon free speech which do serve valuable and necessary functions — such …

52 Factorial

It Starts with a Simple Deck of Playing Cards<p>They seem harmless enough, 52 thin slices of laminated cardboard with colorful designs printed on their …

Revealed: the true cost of powering the Death Star

Dear Mr Vader, your energy bill’s arrived...and it’s really quite something. In fact, you might want to take a deep (hoarse) breath about now.<p>Yes, …


How to control the unknown?

You are doing some statistical analysis (I know we all do at some point, don’t we?). You want to have a fair sampling, so there is no bias in your …

Rare events and tests

You go to the doctor for a quick check up. The doctor tells you to take a test on a very rare illness (1 in a million of the population have it, …

#think and don't be afraid

The importance of understanding what’s being asked

<i>“My dad heard this story on the radio. At Duke University, two students had received A’s in chemistry all semester. But on the night before the final</i> …


If someone does not accept words as a valid method for communication, no matter which words you use to try to change his mind...

Why do some people believe coincidences are meaningful?

27 February<br>10:00<p>David Hand is Emeritus Professor of Mathematics at Imperial College London and author of 'The Improbability Principle: Extremely …


Is energy always conserved?

The True Nature of Matter and Mass | Space Time | PBS Digital Studios

Chaos Game - Numberphile

How To Spot And Critique Censorship Tropes In The Media's Coverage Of Free Speech Controversies

American journalists and pundits rely upon vigorous free speech, but are not reliable supporters of it. They both instruct and reflect their fickle …


Free Speech and the Right to Challenge Ideas

Advertisement<p><b>In early December Accomack County in the US State of Virginia banned Mark Twain’s The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn and Harper Lee’s To</b> …


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If There is No God, is Murder Wrong? (a Reply to Dennis Prager)

Who is “more” free?

You are in a room with a friend. The room has a door that is not locked. At one point your friend decides to go out of the room and travel the world …