‘Rona #27 – Chimps and the Evening News – Hans Rosling TEDTalk (Video)

Hans Rosling discusses how Chimps and People differ in answering multiple choice questions. If a group of chimpanzees were given a challenge that had three possible responses, the likelihood is that each one of the responses would be chosen by 33% of the chimps. That's not the case with humans. Why? Hans explains how bias … Continue reading ‘Rona #27 – Chimps and the Evening News – Hans Rosling TEDTalk (Video)

‘Rona #24 Alberta and COVID-19 – Facts Amid the Fears

Mass and Social Media have done a good job of making people highly fearful of COVID-19. However, as we learn more about the virus, statistics and studies support a less fearful scenario. The media dwells on case counts but it is becoming obvious that confirmed cases are mostly mild and don't, in fact, represent the … Continue reading ‘Rona #24 Alberta and COVID-19 – Facts Amid the Fears