The least boring type of math.
The least boring type of math.
Wait, wait… 68% of men love doing WHAT?
Let’s all ride sharks to work!
Major news outlets are reporting that wage growth has outstripped inflation for the first time in years. But they’ve all made a mistake with their figures.
Let’s take a look at the body politic, shall we? Turns out that porn is a highly accurate predictor of presidential politics.
When you look at the data, it turns out that love is still far from blind.
If you like it, should you REALLY put a ring on it?
A quarter of young Britons are stuck at home.
It’s been a long, hard winter.
Rising college costs, crippling student loans, and the worst economy since the Great Depression. You should have been born 10 years earlier.
Did you know that there are more people in New York than there are vegetarians in the United States? Put that in your hummus and smoke it.
As you might have guessed, the best things aren’t really things at all.
You are what you tweet. And like. And… um… LinkedIn.
One of the first things you learn in any statistics class is that correlation doesn’t imply causation. Nonetheless, it’s fun to consider the causal relationships one could infer from these correlations.
The corporate world is mining your life for juicy, personal details. Should you be paranoid? Read and decide.
People will get very drunk, very quickly. Here’s the science to prove it.
A billion people are on Facebook. That puts it right up there with television, chocolate and Mandarin Chinese.
Anyone who runs a website knows about Chartbeat, the addictive, sanity-ruining stats tool. And you should, too: The infinite feedback machine is coming for you.
Author Ali Binazir calculates the odds that you exist, as you are, today. Surprisingly, the answer is basically 0. Click here to enlarge.
The most shocking thing about kids these days?They don’t care about TV. Watch Video ›
Nicole Dick, aka Nausicaa Distribution, enjoys sewing and crafting and has a Master’s Degree in Statistics. (You see where this is going.) One of the best bits of her uber-nerdy Etsy store is this collection of 10 anatomically-correct statistical distribution plushies. My personal favorite is Dr. Fréchet, the Evil Weibull. (Via) View List ›
According to this study, not a whole lot. View Image ›
“If It Were My Home” is your gateway to understanding life outside your country. Did you know if you lived in Pakistan instead of the US, you would be 83% less likely to have HIV/AIDS? Some of the statistics may surprise you. View List ›
With a big assist from our Viral Dashboard (you have one too! use it!), here’s a case study of one of our most popular posts in the past month: Hipster Dinosaurs, by dino-hating BuzzFeeder IHateDinosaurs. View List ›
Are you more likely to be killed by your spouse or a parent? Click on chart for interactive version. View Image ›
What I took away from this chart: 1) More men than women know the exact location of the clitoris. And 2) We apparently have no idea what know what to do with this knowledge. (NFSW-ish). (Via.) Read More ›