Spurious Correlations


Wed, May 14th, 2014 10:00 by capnasty NEWS

The Spurious Correlations website finds unusual correlations between sets of data that have really nothing in common. In the example above, the number of people who have died drowning by falling in swimming pools correlates to the number of movies Nicholas Cage appeared in. Coincidence? I think not.



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