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The Improbability Principle: Why Coincidences, Miracles, and Rare Events Happen Every Day

Chapter 1: The Mystery

The Improbability Principal

This chapter from David Hand's The Improbability Principle illustrates striking examples of rare events that seem so improbable, unexpected and unlikely that they must be coincidental – or maybe not. In this book, author David J. Hand weaves together a set of fundamental laws to explain what he calls the improbability principle, which asserts that extremely improbable events are actually commonplace. Curious? Download the sample chapter, “Mystery.”

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