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Twitter / nntaleb: @gregoliver_ @dgardner Precision …

Dan Gardner ‏@dgardnerIf you can identify a clear definition of “black swan,” that Taleb has consistently applied, I will give you a C-note.http://www.guardian.co.uk/books/2012/nov/24/nassim-taleb-antifragile-finance-interview…Nassim N. Taleb ‏@nntaleb @gregoliver_ @dgardner Precision in scientific terms. https://docs.google.com/file/d/0B_31K_MP92hUNjljYjIyMzgtZTBmNS00MGMwLWIxNmQtYjMyNDFiYjY0MTJl/edit?hl=en_GB(Links to 400 pages of NNT’s technical papers.) via Twitter / nntaleb: @gregoliver_ @dgardner Precision ….

Time’s 10 Questions for Nassim Taleb

The Black Swan author’s latest, The Bed of Procrustes, is a book of aphorisms. Nassim Taleb will now take your questions.
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“Randomness” – 2008 IdeaFestival

“Randomness” by philosopher and scholar of randomness Nassim Nicholas Taleb at the 2008 IdeaFestival – proudly sponsored by the University of Kentucky a Presenting Sponsor of the international IdeaFestival. Part one. Part two. Founded in 2000, the IdeaFestival is a world-class event that attracts diverse and leading thinkers from across the nation and around the […]