Your lottery odds are worse than you think

Rea­son­able con­sumers would not equate a tie with a win,” said Mark Got­tlieb, the exec­u­tive director of North­eastern Uni­ver­sity School of Law’s Public Health Advo­cacy Insti­tute, which opposes lot­teries as […]

The bicycle problem that nearly broke mathematics

Papadopoulos, who now has a teaching posi­tion at North­eastern Uni­ver­sity in Boston, is trying to get com­fort­able with acad­emia once again. He’s estab­lishing col­lab­o­ra­tions, and testing out long-​​​​dormant ideas about […]