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All Stories by Dana Mackenzie
MathNew research into the behavior of moving groups of people adds to decades of study on the wisdom of crowds.
Health & MedicineStatisticians are experts in seeing the patterns hidden within the raw numbers called data. They especially excel at finding real trends, while eliminating what is actually due to chance. That’s why they offer a good reality check in any field that involves numbers.