Jean-Baptiste Michel:
Jean-Baptiste Michel : Les mathématiques de l'histoire

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Qu'est-ce que les mathématiques peuvent nous dire de l'histoire ? Selon Jean-Baptiste Michel, beaucoup de choses. De l'évolution des langues au caractère meurtrier des guerres, il montre comment la numérisation de l'histoire commence à peine à révéler de profondes tendances sous-jacentes.

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Jean-Baptiste Michel looks at how we can use large volumes of data to better understand our world. Full bio
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