The Reality Check #119: Benford’s Law + Review of Whole Earth Discipline + Titanium Rings

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Elan talks about the odd mathematical law Benford’s Law. Darren reviews the book Whole Earth Discipline by Stewart Brand. Adam debunks a myth he’s been spreading to friends, are titanium rings so strong that if the finger it’s on gets swollen, it needs to be amputated.
 

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Show Notes

 

Benford’s Law
Radiolab
Wikipedia

The Whole Earth Discipline 
Book review

Titanium Wedding Rings
Titanium Wedding Rings – Snopes
Titanium Rings – Frequently Asked Questions

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