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Chance The Science and Secrets of Luck, Randomness and Probability

by Jeremy Webb, Michael Brooks

Popular Science The Real World

Chance The Science and Secrets of Luck, Randomness and Probability Synopsis

For you to be here today reading this requires a mind-boggling series of lucky breaks, starting with the Big Bang and ending in your own conception. So it's not surprising that we persist in thinking that we're in with a chance, whether we're playing the lottery or working out the likelihood of extra-terrestrial life.

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ISBN: 9781781255438
Publication date: 02/10/2014
Publisher: Profile Books Ltd
Format: Paperback

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ISBN: 9781781255438
Publication date: 2nd October 2014
Author: Jeremy Webb, Michael Brooks
Publisher: Profile Books Ltd
Format: Paperback
Genres: Popular Science, The Real World,
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About Jeremy Webb, Michael Brooks

Michael Brooks is the author of the bestselling non-fiction title 13 Things That Don't Make Sense. He holds a PhD in quantum physics, is a consultant at New Scientist and writes a weekly column for the New Statesman.

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