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    • How Not to Be Wrong

    • The Power of Mathematical Thinking
    • By: Jordan Ellenberg
    • Narrated by: Jordan Ellenberg
    • Length: 13 hrs and 29 mins
    • Unabridged
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    Ellenberg chases mathematical threads through a vast range of time and space, from the everyday to the cosmic, encountering, among other things, baseball, Reaganomics, daring lottery schemes, Voltaire, the replicability crisis in psychology, Italian Renaissance painting, artificial languages, the development of non-Euclidean geometry, the coming obesity apocalypse, Antonin Scalia's views on crime and punishment, the psychology of slime molds, what Facebook can and can't figure out about you, and the existence of God.

    • 3 out of 5 stars
    • Great book but better in writing

    • By Michael on 07-02-14

    Regular price: $24.50

    • How Computers Turned Gerrymandering Into a Science

    • By: Jordan Ellenberg
    • Narrated by: Keith Sellon-Wright
    • Length: 6 mins
    • Unabridged
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    About as many Democrats live in Wisconsin as Republicans do. But you wouldn’t know it from the Wisconsin Assembly, where Republicans hold 65 percent of the seats, a larger majority than Republican legislators enjoy in conservative states like Texas and Kentucky.

    "How Computers Turned Gerrymandering Into a Science" is from the October 07, 2017 Opinion section of The New York Times. It was written by Jordan Ellenberg and narrated by Keith Sellon-Wright.

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