# uncertainty

• ## Possible coronavirus deaths compared against other causes

Based on estimates from public health researcher James Lawler, The Upshot shows the…

• ## All data is wrong

Vicki Boykis riffing off the George Box quote, “All models are wrong, some…

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## Uncertain – The Process 079

These past few weeks, and especially this one, has been full of uncertainty. Probabilities, odds, and rates. In this issue of The Process we talk about ways to visualize this uncertainty.

• ## Super Tuesday simulator

With Super Tuesday on the way, there’s still a lot of uncertainty for…

• ## Statistical uncertainty as certainty

Mark Rober, who is having a good run of science and engineering videos…

• ## Useful and not so useful Statistics

Hannah Fry, for The New Yorker, describes the puzzle of Statistics to analyze…

• ## Gallery of uncertainty visualization methods

It must be uncertainty month and nobody told me. For Scientific American, Jessica…

• ## What that hurricane map means

For The New York Times, Alberto Cairo and Tala Schlossberg explain the cone…

• ## xkcd and the needle of probability

xkcd referenced the ever-so-loved forecasting needle. I’m so not gonna look at it…

• ## Hotter days where you were born

It’s getting hotter around the world. The New York Times zooms in on…

• ## Needle of uncertainty

The Upshot has used a needle to show shifts in their live election…

• ## Visualizing the Uncertainty in Data

Data is an abstraction, and it’s impossible to encapsulate everything it represents in real life. So there is uncertainty. Here are ways to visualize the uncertainty.

• ## Trolling the uncertainty dial

During the election last year, The New York Times ran an uncertainty dial…

• ## Showing uncertainty during the live election forecast

During the election, The New York Times showed a live gauge to show…

• ## Statistics lesson on polling

Nate Cohn for the Upshot provides a statistics lesson in the context of…

• ## Income Increased

But not every group’s median income increased by the same amount.

• ## Simulation shows why polls don’t always match future results

With election season in full swing, as far as the news is concerned…

• ## Super Tuesday simulation to show uncertainty

As we know, there are various outcomes during election season, with uncertainty in…

• ## Wind prediction and potential power

As we use up current energy resources, it grows more important to look…

• ## An uncertain spreadsheet for estimates

A lot of data you get are estimates with uncertainty attached. Plus or…