Wyatt Johnson, an honest logger, uses a Maximum Log-Log Likelihood estimator to find the prized Black Walnut ‘Old Wilbur’ on his friend’s property

# Tag Archives: Statistics

## Can you design and train an ML algorithm for this Pandas Sex Dataset? An ML Choose Your Own Adventure!

Using supervised, unsupervised, or reinforcement learning can you design an ML algorithm for these Pandas sex datasets? In this Choose Your Own Adventure

## On The Tardiness Of Coworkers And How To Exploit It

In this groundbreaking research, we determine the optimum amount of time to show up late to a meeting by arbitrarily assigning numbers to things

## Local Man Drinks Too Much: Makes Brownian Motion in Parking Lot

According to the bouncer and an Uber Driver, a local drunk man stumbled around in a true brownian motion to his Uber Ride

## Novel Techniques for Random Number Generation: Toddler Behavioral Sampling

Using my son Ethan and his friends, we develop methods to use toddlers to generate random numbers for scientific experiments

## Can you help Dr. Smyth P-Hack his way to a Publishable Result? A scientific choose your own adventure

You’ve just gotten an internship helping Dr. Smyth find a connection between Ska music and Chimpanzee Cognitive abilities. Can you help him?!

## Bayesian Man still Sampling Ice Cream after Bad Recommendation

The Bayesian Man was given a terrible suggestion at Scooper Doopers. Even with Metropolis-Hastings he can’t decide after 100s of samples

## Bayesian Man seeking more defined Posterior won’t give up the Squat Rack

Local Bayesian man has been spending hours at his local gyms squat rack in search of a better defined posterior.

## Scatterplots, Scattershots, and Scatterbrains: Using Graphic Modeling in Assessing the Optimal Size of Trivia Teams

Scatterplot analysis shows the optimal way to win at bar trivia. After bayesian analysis team size is determined to be the best predictor.

## Ancient Moralizing Gods Study to use Age of Mythology Simulation to Supplement Missing Data

Researchers replace missing ancient religious data with Age of Mythology Simulation