Humble Pi: When Math Goes Wrong in the Real World

By Author Info  |  March 2, 2020

Humble Pi: When Math Goes Wrong in the Real World
 

This #1 international best-seller explores and explains a litany of real-world glitches, near misses, and mathematical mishaps involving the internet, big data, elections, street signs, lotteries, the Roman Empire, and an Olympic team to name a few. It’s a lighthearted but engaging guide to some of humanity’s all-time greatest miscalculations. Stories that will make you feel a bit better about some of your own mistakes.


 




WERD has been reader-supported since 2009. When you buy through a link on our site, we may earn an affiliate commission. We do not accept compensation for reviews.
Subscribe to our newsletter

Get the best gear, latest gadgets, menswear recommendations, new books & deals sent to your inbox.


NEW DISCOVERIES

Get our newsletter

Keep up on the latest gear and deals.

werd.com
© 2023 FIGURE3 INC. ALL RIGHTS RESERVED