Increased risk

xkcd: Increased risk

Increased risk
Increased risk

Let us bear this extremely pertinent fact in mind, with particular reference to the maps about sharks we looked at last week (part I, part II): Doubling (or tripling, or quadrupling – you get the idea) a one in a million chance – of meeting a shark, say – makes it two in a million, which is still very unlikely. Keep some perspective here.

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Clare

Lapsed mathematician, creator of order, formulator of hypotheses. Lover of the ocean, being outdoors, the bush, reading, photography, travelling (especially in Africa) and road trips.

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