It's time like these I feel like one big nerd.
[via xkcd | Thanks, Mickey]
How do you know gravity is the force that causes things to fall? Is it correlation, causation, or our ability to reason?
Philosophy is a wonderful thing. :)
cum hoc ergo propter hoc Says it all
It loses something without the hover text though:
“Correlation doesn’t imply causation, but it does waggle its eyebrows suggestively and gesture furtively while mouthing ‘look over there'”
Nerd comic of the day | Daniel Pink
What do you mean? Correlation doesnâ€™t imply causation…? (Ooops)
humor y datos - HCNet
FlowingData explores how designers, statisticians, and computer scientists are using data to understand ourselves better — mainly through data visualization.
As for me, I'm Nathan Yau, and I have a PhD in statistics, with a background in eating.