Jennifer's Reviews > The Canon: A Whirligig Tour of the Beautiful Basics of Science

The Canon by Natalie Angier
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May 25, 2007

it was amazing
bookshelves: science-ish, bad-meaning-good
Recommended for: Everyone

Another witty, brilliant, and wry take on the magical mysteries of science. I'm only 1/4 of the way through, and have a shiny new respect and comprehension of some of the most basic yet misunderstood wonders of probabilities and statistics. Yes, you read correctly! I enjoyed reading about probabilities and statistics! Natalie Angier has a rare and beautiful gift of translating numbers speak into a wholly relatable and FUNNY experience.

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