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View Resource OStats 4

OStats is a simple tool for data visualisation and statistical analysis, particularly aimed at helping students learn statistics.
View Resource Quote: Reynolds on Bad Variables

... statistics - whatever their mathematical sophistication and elegance - cannot make bad variables into good ones. Quoted from "Analysis of Nominal Data" by H.T. Reynolds (Sage, 1984) p. 8
View Resource Quote: Holmes on Data

Data! Data! Data! he cried impatiently. "I can't make bricks without clay." Stated by Sherlock Holmes in "The Adventure of the Copper Beeches" by scottish author Sir Arthur Conan Doyle (1859 - 1930)
View Resource Quote: Brinner on Anecdotes

The plural of anecdote is not data. Attributed to American economist Roger E. Brinner in the on-line list of quotes at
View Resource Quote: Huxley on Hypotheses

The great tragedy of Science - the slaying of a beautiful hypothesis by an ugly fact. A quote of English biologist Thomas H. Huxley (1825 - 1895) from his Presidential address in 1870 to the British Association for the Advancement of Science. Published in "Biogenesis and Abiogenesis," vol. 8, Collected Essays (1894).