For Wired, stat professor Jeffrey Rosenthal answered statistics questions from Twitter, such as how likely it is you win the lottery, why election polls seem wrong all the time, and how statistical testing works. This was an entertaining and educational 16 minutes.
Statistician answers stat questions
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Giving Up Time as a Parent
There is a fixed number of minutes during the day. Where do parents usually draw the time from?
Most people have a job and receive wages in return, but that starts to change when you get into the higher income groups.
A Day in the Life: Women and Men
Using the past couple of years of data from the American Time Use Survey, I simulated a working day for men and women to see how schedules differ. Watch it play out in this animation.