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74 Post author: sarahconstantin 02 December 2016 06:55PM

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Comment author: Jiro 08 December 2016 05:12:46AM 1 point [-]

Don't underestimate Wikipedia as a really good place to get a (usually) unbiased overview of things and links to more in-depth sources.

Don't overestimate it, either.

Comment author: Manfred 08 December 2016 11:24:30PM 7 points [-]

I would recommend just correctly estimating everything, really.

Comment author: Lumifer 09 December 2016 03:58:35PM 0 points [-]

Yes, but there is the bias-variance trade-off.