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NYT Election Oracle, Nate Silver, On Why Blogging Is Great For Science

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http://techcrunch.com – “I think a lot of journal articles should really be blogs,” says The New York Times‘ election prediction expert, Nate Silver. “You kind of throw different information at people that way and entrust the reader to come to their own conclusions.” Now that Silver has managed to puncture the once pundit-dominated news cycle with statistical prudence, he’s on a mission to rekindle our collective faith in statistics by making nuance and uncertainty sexy with his new book, The Signal and the Noise. Silver tells TechCrunch that intelligent prediction is messy, biase (IT news)