Volume 23, No. 2 of CHANCE magazine includes an article by Jana Asher on collecting data in challenging settings. This issue also includes articles on women in politics, electricity consumption and dog food. Here are the highlights.
Several mathematical societies were on hand to celebrate the second annual African–American History Program Free Family Day at the Marian Koshland Science Museum in Washington, DC. Using a large bowl filled with Pepperidge Farm goldfish crackers the group demonstrated a capture-recapture study to simulate a lake populated with fish.
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Academia Sinica Institute of Statistical Science
Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center
Johns Hopkins Bloomberg SPH
North Carolina State University
Texas A&M University
University of Iowa
The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
U.S. Census Bureau
VCU Medical Center
SAS Institute, Inc.
SAS JMP software