uk census info

Census data released – Tuesday 11 December https://www.theguardian.com/uk/blog/2012/dec/11/census-data-released-live-coverage

Census 2011 in 10 top 10 charts http://www.theguardian.com/uk/datablog/interactive/2012/dec/11/census-top-ten-charts-jedi-poland-degree

UK Data Service http://ukdataservice.ac.uk/

UK Web Archive Open Data http://data.webarchive.org.uk/opendata/

bookmaking

Mathematics of bookmaking “In gambling parlance, making a book is the practice of laying bets on the various possible outcomes of a single event. The term originates from the practice of recording such wagers in a hard-bound ledger (the ‘book’) and gives the English language the term bookmaker for the person laying the bets and […]

Mathematics: The language of the universe

Decoding The Universe The Great Math Mystery Documentary 2015 https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=D_RKFCvQJqI

Fractals – Hunting The Hidden Dimension [Full – Hd 720p] https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=s65DSz78jW4

Great Mathematicians, Great Scientists

Carl Friedrich Gauss https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Carl_Friedrich_Gauss

Isaac Newton https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Isaac_Newton

John Forbes Nash Jr. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/John_Forbes_Nash_Jr.

Stephen Hawking https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Stephen_Hawking

The story of the amazing indian genius: Srinivasa Ramanujan https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NP0lUqNAw3k

Srinivasa Ramanujan https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Srinivasa_Ramanujan

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Marriage and divorce statistics by country

MAP: Divorce Rates Around The World http://www.businessinsider.com/map-divorce-rates-around-the-world-2014-5?IR=T

World’s 10 Most Divorced Nations http://www.therichest.com/rich-list/world/worlds-10-most-divorced-nations/

OECD Family Database www.oecd.org/social/family/database OECD – Social Policy Division – Directorate of Employment, Labour and Social Affairs SF3.1: Marriage and divorce rates http://www.oecd.org/els/family/SF3_1_Marriage_and_divorce_rate_Jan2014.pdf

World Marriage Data 2008 http://www.un.org/esa/population/publications/WMD2008/WP_WMD_2008/Data.html

Marriage and divorce statistics http://ec.europa.eu/eurostat/statistics-explained/index.php/Marriage_and_divorce_statistics

People > Divorce rate: Countries Compared http://www.nationmaster.com/country-info/stats/People/Divorce-rate

How married […]

Relativity, Black Holes, Time Travel

The Ultimate Guide to Black Holes https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Z3U0vjSUhOA

Into The Universe With Stephen Hawking – Time Travel https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_iby0vsD9C4

Quantum Theory – Full Documentary https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CBrsWPCp_rs

 

Documentary National Geographic 2014 Monster Black Holes Full Documentary HD https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Niurc_6xIYg Why don’t black holes explode once they lose enough mass? “So what actually happens is that a black hole never […]

zero sum game

Bud Fox: How much is enough? Gordon Gekko: It’s not a question of enough, pal. It’s a zero sum game, somebody wins, somebody loses. Money itself isn’t lost or made, it’s simply transferred from one perception to another. ref: http://www.imdb.com/character/ch0012282/quotes

In game theory and economic theory, a zero-sum game is a mathematical representation of a […]

Mathematicians and Theology

Odds on that God exists, says scientist http://www.theguardian.com/education/2004/mar/08/highereducation.uk1

Q: How do I estimate the probability that God exists? http://www.askamathematician.com/2011/05/q-how-do-i-estimate-the-probability-that-god-exists/

Pascal’s Wager about God http://www.iep.utm.edu/pasc-wag/

 

The Story Of God With Morgan Freeman http://channel.nationalgeographic.com/the-story-of-god-with-morgan-freeman/video-gallery/

 

Benford’s Law or First Digit Law

“http://www.surveymonkey.com/sr.aspx?sm=EepAhQxVG6EO9tyceHlnAmeYm7y_2fg4HOmy8lQZ6U33I_3d Notice that the distribution of first digits for “cash in wallet” is nearly identical to “first digit of street address.” One might expect that the distribution would be uniform — meaning that a street address beginning with 5 is just as likely as one beginning with 9. But it is not. In fact the […]

The Virtual Currency: Bitcoin

The Virtual Currency: Bitcoin http://www.bitcoin.org/

https://en.bitcoin.it/wiki/Trade

https://en.bitcoin.it/wiki/FAQ#How_can_I_get_Bitcoins.3F

https://en.bitcoin.it/wiki/Main_Page

https://en.bitcoin.it/wiki/Block

https://en.bitcoin.it/wiki/File:Total_bitcoins_over_time_graph.png

http://bitcoincharts.com/markets/