Is a Backpack as Good as a Parachute?

Science

(Retired Professor & Minister.) #1

https://www.npr.org/sections/health-shots/2018/12/22/679083038/researchers-show-parachutes-dont-work-but-there-s-a-catch


(Herculean Skeptic) #2

Correlation is not causation. :wink:


(Neil Rickert) #3

It’s really the old story – in order to understand results of a statistical study, you must first understand the experimental model. And too often, the journalists fail to report on the model used.


(Retired Professor & Minister.) #5

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