Statistics

A collection of TED Talks (and more) on the topic of statistics.

Video playlists about Statistics

Making sense of too much data

13 talks • 3h 4m
It's the age of Big Data. But what, exactly, do we do with all this information? These talks explore practical, ethical -- and spectacularly visual -- ways to understand near-infinite data.

The influence of algorithms

6 talks • 1h 28m
Algorithms play a big part in our day-to-day lives. From search engines to architecture, explore how these formulas affect the way we view and interact with the world around us.

The best Hans Rosling talks you’ve ever seen

10 talks • 2h 31m
In memory of a great man and the numbers he loved.

Statistically speaking …

10 talks • 2h 7m
Want a different perspective of the world? Get a better, more friendly grasp of statistics -- one of the most understood and misused tools in modern society.

Talks about Statistics

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Exclusive articles about Statistics

How to vote in other countries’ elections

Having probed and needled patriotic pride with his “Good Country” rankings, Simon Anholt is igniting public debate again with a new global voting initiative. In two weeks, the i...