FiveThirtyEight : culture
13h00 15  janvier
Can You Hunt For The Mysterious Numbers?
Zach Wissner-Gross
Welcome to The Riddler. Every week, I offer up problems related to the things we hold dear around here: math, logic and probability. Two puzzles are presented each week: the Riddler Express for those of you who want something bite-size and the Riddler Classic for those of you in the slow-puzzle...
13h00 08  janvier
Can You Cut The Square & Into More Squares?
Zach Wissner-Gross
Welcome to The Riddler. Every week, I offer up problems related to the things we hold dear around here: math, logic and probability. Two puzzles are presented each week: the Riddler Express for those of you who want something bite-size and the Riddler Classic for those of you in the slow-puzzle...
10h58 21  décembre
The 40 Weirdest (And Best) Charts We Made In This Long, Strange Year
Ryan Best, Elena Mejía, Jasmine Mithani, Anna Wiederkehr, Julia Wolfe and Yutong Yuan
Over the course of 2020, FiveThirtyEight’s visual journalists covered a historic election, an unprecedented year in sports, a raging pandemic and an economy in free fall. So to cap off this long, strange, difficult year, we’re continuing our tradition of celebrating the best and weirdest charts...
13h00 18  décembre
Can You (Not) Flip Your Lid?
Zach Wissner-Gross
Welcome to The Riddler. Every week, I offer up problems related to the things we hold dear around here: math, logic and probability. Two puzzles are presented each week: the Riddler Express for those of you who want something bite-size and the Riddler Classic for those of you in the slow-puzzle...
13h00 11  décembre
How High Can You Count With Menorah Math?
Zach Wissner-Gross
Welcome to The Riddler. Every week, I offer up problems related to the things we hold dear around here: math, logic and probability. Two puzzles are presented each week: the Riddler Express for those of you who want something bite-size and the Riddler Classic for those of you in the slow-puzzle...
13h00 04  décembre
Can You Cut The Cookies?
Zach Wissner-Gross
Welcome to The Riddler. Every week, I offer up problems related to the things we hold dear around here: math, logic and probability. Two puzzles are presented each week: the Riddler Express for those of you who want something bite-size and the Riddler Classic for those of you in the slow-puzzle...
11h00 04  décembre
Who’s The Most Chaotic Movie Football Coach?
Josh Hermsmeyer
There are few truly great football movies. The things that draw fans to the sport a strange mix of athleticism, schematic complexity, courage and violence seem to defy easy capture on the big screen. Perhaps it’s because our rooting interests change when we watch movies. We cheer for dramatic...
13h00 20  novembre
Can You Pass The Cranberry Sauce?
Zach Wissner-Gross
Welcome to The Riddler. Every week, I offer up problems related to the things we hold dear around here: math, logic and probability. Two puzzles are presented each week: the Riddler Express for those of you who want something bite-size and the Riddler Classic for those of you in the slow-puzzle...
13h00 13  novembre
Can You Snatch Defeat From The Jaws Of Victory?
Zach Wissner-Gross
Welcome to The Riddler. Every week, I offer up problems related to the things we hold dear around here: math, logic and probability. Two puzzles are presented each week: the Riddler Express for those of you who want something bite-size and the Riddler Classic for those of you in the slow-puzzle...
21h09 09  novembre
Remembering Alex Trebek, The Man With All The Answers
Oliver Roeder
For decades, I’ve tuned into the trivia game show Jeopardy for the facts. On Sunday, the show lost its judicious leader, Alex Trebek, who died at age 80 after a battle with cancer. Trebek had hosted Jeopardy for my entire life. He began in 1984 and hosted every episode since save for April...
13h00 06  novembre
Can You Make An Unfair Coin Fair?
Zach Wissner-Gross
Welcome to The Riddler. Every week, I offer up problems related to the things we hold dear around here: math, logic and probability. Two puzzles are presented each week: the Riddler Express for those of you who want something bite-size and the Riddler Classic for those of you in the slow-puzzle...
12h00 30  octobre
Beware The Hot Pumpkin
Zach Wissner-Gross
Welcome to The Riddler. Every week, I offer up problems related to the things we hold dear around here: math, logic and probability. Two puzzles are presented each week: the Riddler Express for those of you who want something bite-size and the Riddler Classic for those of you in the slow-puzzle...
12h00 23  octobre
Can You Feed The Hot Hand?
Zach Wissner-Gross
Welcome to The Riddler. Every week, I offer up problems related to the things we hold dear around here: math, logic and probability. Two puzzles are presented each week: the Riddler Express for those of you who want something bite-size and the Riddler Classic for those of you in the slow-puzzle...
12h00 16  octobre
Is The Price Right?
Zach Wissner-Gross
Welcome to The Riddler. Every week, I offer up problems related to the things we hold dear around here: math, logic and probability. Two puzzles are presented each week: the Riddler Express for those of you who want something bite-size and the Riddler Classic for those of you in the slow-puzzle...
12h00 09  octobre
Can You Parallel Park Your Car?
Zach Wissner-Gross
Welcome to The Riddler. Every week, I offer up problems related to the things we hold dear around here: math, logic and probability. Two puzzles are presented each week: the Riddler Express for those of you who want something bite-size and the Riddler Classic for those of you in the slow-puzzle...
12h00 02  octobre
Can You Eat All The Chocolates?
Zach Wissner-Gross
Welcome to The Riddler. Every week, I offer up problems related to the things we hold dear around here: math, logic and probability. Two puzzles are presented each week: the Riddler Express for those of you who want something bite-size and the Riddler Classic for those of you in the slow-puzzle...
12h00 25  septembre
Can You Save Some Cold Pizza?
Zach Wissner-Gross
Welcome to The Riddler. Every week, I offer up problems related to the things we hold dear around here: math, logic and probability. Two puzzles are presented each week: the Riddler Express for those of you who want something bite-size and the Riddler Classic for those of you in the slow-puzzle...
12h00 18  septembre
Can You Break A Very Expensive Centrifuge?
Zach Wissner-Gross
Welcome to The Riddler. Every week, I offer up problems related to the things we hold dear around here: math, logic and probability. Two puzzles are presented each week: the Riddler Express for those of you who want something bite-size and the Riddler Classic for those of you in the slow-puzzle...
12h00 11  septembre
Can You Reach The Summit First?
Zach Wissner-Gross
Welcome to The Riddler. Every week, I offer up problems related to the things we hold dear around here: math, logic and probability. Two puzzles are presented each week: the Riddler Express for those of you who want something bite-size and the Riddler Classic for those of you in the slow-puzzle...
12h00 04  septembre
The Fifth Battle For Riddler Nation
Zach Wissner-Gross
Welcome to The Riddler. Most weeks, I offer up two problems related to the things we hold dear around here: math, logic and probability. But this week is special. The time has flown, and somehow it’s been a year since I (peacefully) took over this column from my predecessor, Oliver Roeder. It is...