Using Statistics to Better Understand Reality

About Lottery Booths, Donald Duck and Mutated Corona Viruses

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Just in time at the end of 2020, we were surprised to learn that a mutation of the Corona virus is circulating in England. It is not said to be more deadly, but more contagious. Directly, neighboring countries have expressed concern that the mutation could also reach them. So let's ask ourselves today: can we tell from the reported infection numbers if something like this has happened?

A blogpost by Jochen Fiedler and Sascha Feth.