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A Conversation with Nate Silver

The statistician and political polling analyst Nate Silver discussed his career — from student journalist to baseball prognosticator to the creator of FiveThirtyEight.com — and the ways in which statistics are changing the face of journalism in a conversation with Seth Mnookin, who co-directs MIT's Graduate Program in Science Writing.

MIT Communications Forum
Feb. 28, 2013

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Andrew Whitacre

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MIT TechTV