December 12, 2017

Review: The Drunkardís Walk by Leonard Mlodinow.

A ‘Random’ Classic!

True randomness is just plain hard to replicate. Recently, an interesting discussion came up on George Hrabís Geologic Podcast about whether it was possible to have levels of randomness. Few folks realize that what most people perceive as random is actually more ordered than one would think. Throw the dice long enough, and biases due to tiny imperfections will present themselves in the stats. [Read more...]