Get ready for a rollercoaster ride through the wonderful world of statistics.

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Get ready for a rollercoaster ride through the wonderful world of statistics and explore the remarkable power they have to change our understanding of the planet.

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The Joy Of Stats on BBC Select

In this fascinating, funny BBC science documentary Hans Rosling investigates how stats, math and numbers can be used to see the world as it really is, not just as we imagine it to be. But how can stats help us, or potentially, harm us?

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