Statistical Thinking: A Better Way To Understand Reality

This essay was originally published on my website.

“I think, therefore I am” said Rene Descartes. If humans couldn’t think, we wouldn’t be humans. The definition of human beings would not be the same. So much of our lives affects our thinking to a degree that we don’t even know when we are thinking. We think all the time. We spend our lives thinking, even when we sleep. Is all thinking the same? Are there different types of thinking?

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