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Timothée Carayol
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Life has many pleasures, like tasty food, soft sheets, the smell of spring, sunlight through leaves, the touch of skin, the sound of a sweet song, etc. And the quality of these experiences vary with the quality of inputs, paying lots of money for good food, sheets, etc., and also with how much one studies which inputs give the best value per price. But honestly, for me the biggest factor influencing how much pleasure I get from these experiences ...
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Really good SMBC today.
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To take with a pinch of salt -- but interesting if true.
Languages differ widely in the ways they partition time. In this paper I test the hypothesis that languages which grammatically distinguish between present and future events (what linguists call strong-FTR languages) lead their speakers to take fewer future-oriented actions. First, I show how this prediction arises naturally when well-documented effects of language on cognition are merged with models of decision making over time. Then, I show tha...
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Yesterday I said that faster med spending increases for pets, vs. farm animals, suggests that increasing med spending is due mainly to demand, not supply, effects. We spend more on pet medicine now because we care more about pets now, or want to show we care, and not so much because doctors have invented new useful treatments. Now consider dog vs. cat medicine. A 2007 source said at one point annual med spending was $200 per dog and $81 per cat. ...
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Because we just don't see enough 3D pie charts as it is.
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haha what's worse than 3D pie charts? transparent 3D pie charts
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These photos are hilarious: http://bit.ly/y32TLZ
With some well-placed wire, creative lighting and a provocative sense of visual puns, sculptor and photographer Terry Border has given life ...
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Amazing! Better resolution than Hubble, from the surface of the planet.
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See alos : Marshall from How I met your Mother showing a pie chart of his favorite bars, and a bar chart of his favorite pies :
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    Statistician, 2011 - present
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    Student, Researcher, 2011
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Statistician / Data Scientist / Skeptic
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    Economics, Econometrics, 2006 - 2012
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    Statistiques, Economie, 2003 - 2006
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    1995 - 2003
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