Do Dice Play God?: The Mathematics of Uncertainty by Ian Stewart
English | June 6th, 2019 | ISBN: 1781259437, 1788162285 | 320 pages | EPUB | 2.74 MB
Uncertainty is everywhere. It lurks in every consideration of the future - the weather, the economy, the sex of an unborn child - even quantities we think that we know such as populations or the transit of the planets contain the possibility of error. It's no wonder that, throughout that history, we have attempted to produce rigidly defined areas of uncertainty - we prefer the surprise party to the surprise asteroid.