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    • The Improbability Principle

    • Why Coincidences, Miracles, and Rare Events Happen Every Day
    • By: David J. Hand
    • Narrated by: Paul Hodgson
    • Length: 8 hrs and 32 mins
    • Unabridged
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    In The Improbability Principle, the renowned statistician David J. Hand argues that extraordinarily rare events are anything but. In fact, they’re commonplace. Not only that, we should all expect to experience a miracle roughly once every month.

    But Hand is no believer in superstitions, prophecies, or the paranormal. His definition of "miracle" is thoroughly rational. No mystical or supernatural explanation is necessary to understand why someone is lucky enough to win the lottery twice, or is destined to be hit by lightning three times and still survive.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Really interesting and fun

    • By J. C. on 03-02-14

    Regular price: $19.83