Bayes theorem, and making probability intuitive

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Perhaps the most important formula in probability.
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The quick proof: https://youtu.be/U_85TaXbeIo

Interactive made by Reddit user Thoggalluth: https://nskobelevs.github.io/p5js/Bay...

The study with Steve:
https://science.sciencemag.org/conten...
http://www.its.caltech.edu/~camerer/E...

You can read more about Kahneman and Tversky's work in Thinking Fast and Slow, or in one of my favorite books, The Undoing Project.

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Music by Vincent Rubinetti.
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