Big Picture goes 'Number Crunching'

Big Picture goes 'Number Crunching'

The Wellcome Trust's free resources get to grips with numbers...

Here at Planet Science we've mentioned the excellent Big Picture resources from the Wellcome Trust before, and the latest edition has as much to offer science teachers as ever...

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The new issue of 'Big Picture: Number Crunching' explores how science works and look at how statistics can help us summarise data, see whether figures are significant and put our findings into context. It looks at how people relate to risk and probability, and contains many key ideas in basic statistics.

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The new issue is being delivered at the moment, or can be downloaded here. Remember, though, that Big Picture is not just a magazine - there are lots of extra educational resources online...

Visit Big Picture resources to find out more...

The team would love to hear your thoughts on this issue of 'Big Picture', as well as any questions or suggestions you have about the whole series. Have your say by emailing the 'Big Picture' team by clicking here.

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