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Science Night Live with Dr. Sean Lawley

Wednesday, January 31, 2018  @ 5:30 p.m. - Science Night Live with Dr. Sean Lawley! "Paradoxes, Surprises, and Mistakes in Probability: Correcting our Naivete" at Sky SLC (149 Pierpont Ave) in downtown Salt Lake City!

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"Science Night Live public lectures offer a casual social and educational event in downtown Salt Lake. All events are held at Sky SLC (149 Pierpont Ave), beginning with a social at 5:30 and a lecture at 6:00 p.m. Free and open to the public! Must be 21 years of age or older."

with Dr. Sean Lawley,
Department of Mathematics, University of Utah

Paradoxes, Surprises, and Mistakes in Probability: Correcting our Naivete

Date & Time: Wednesday, January 31, 2018 at 6:00pm (Social begins at 5:30pm)

Location: Sky SLC (149 Pierpont Ave)
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From political elections to personal finance to public policy, probability affects us all. Probability is also full of surprises. In this talk, we will explain several paradoxes and big mistakes in applications of probability to everyday life. Along the way, we will try to correct our (often faulty) intuition.

Science Night Live is free and open to the public 21 or over. Please arrive early, as seating and parking will be limited. Click here to learn more about the Science Night Live lecture series.

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