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Scientific American

Science & Medicine, Natural Sciences, Technology

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Gambling Gave Science Some Lucky Breaks

April 19th, 2016

Episode 465 of 601 episodes

The development of statistics, probability theory, game theory and chaos theory owes a lot to people trying to figure out various games of chance.

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