Tag - Statistics

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The Biostats Booklist

The Biostats Booklist is a crowdsourced list of statistics resources for biologists by biologists. Anyone is welcome to add their own recommendations to the list, be it a basic introductory statistics book or a how-to...

I used to think correlation implied causation. Then I took a statistics class. Now I don't, but I don't know if the statistics class caused that.

Make roads safer by swinging an axe

If you’d like to avoid a fatal traffic accident what should you do? Drive slower? Avoid drinking alcohol? Roberts and Winters have found this correlation between traffic accidents and acacia trees. So what’s...