applied probbility theory

Nate Silver’s Challenge to Climate Denialists: Put Your Money Where Your Mouth Is

Nate Silver, the well-known statistical and polling guru, has issued this challenge to climate change denialists on his website: The rules of his challenge are as follows: 1. For each day that the high temperature in your hometown is at least 1 degree Fahrenheit above average, as listed by Weather Underground, you owe him $25. …