Looking for recently uploaded episodes
.54.1 - A Week Of Conversations About Gun Deaths
13:42 | Jul 13th, 2016
Every day for a week, we'll discuss the new FiveThirtyEight project on gun deaths in America. Today, editor Simone Landon frames the issue. www.fivethirtyeight.com/gun-deaths
BONUS: Totally Subjective 2016 Odds (Early August)
54:25 | Aug 5th, 2015
FiveThirtyEight's latest "totally subjective odds," where we handicap the (very early) presidential race. Featuring Nate Silver, Harry Enten, and Katherine Miller of Buzzfeed.
.03 Dear Mona, How Many People Regret Their Tattoos?
23:05 | Jul 9th, 2015
In the first audio version of our popular (and statsy) "Dear Mona" column, Mona Chalabi and Jody Avirgan investigate how many folks have tattoos and people's tattoo regrets.
.02 Solving Our Most Vexing Transportation Problems (With Data)
33:05 | Jul 2nd, 2015
During Janette Sadik-Khan's tenure as NYC transportation commissioner, the city's streetscape altered dramatically. She discusses her data-driven (and controversial) approach.
.01 Neil deGrasse Tyson - "Are you wired for doubt?"
28:52 | Jun 25th, 2015
Star Talk's Neil deGrasse Tyson on how data is revolutionizing astronomy, why he hates "balance," and why his being black often leads people to confuse him for a sportscaster.
.00 Welcome - Nate Silver Helps Introduce What's The Point
27:31 | Jun 22nd, 2015
From fake studies to bad polling to privacy fears, is data in a moment of crisis? We launch our newest podcast with a discussion about the state of big data, and some of the major themes we hope to explore.