Joseph Mazur

Joseph Mazur is an emeritus professor of mathematics at Marlboro College and the author of four other popular mathematics books, including the highly acclaimed Enlightening Symbols: A Short History of Mathematical Notation and Its Hidden Powers. Mazur lives in Marlboro, Vermont with his wife, Jennifer.

  • Fluke

    By Joseph Mazur

    Read by Tim Andrés Pabon

    The Math and Myth of Confidence

    What are the chances?

    "Mazur gently dashes icy water on our sense of wonder, patiently doing the math to explain multiple lottery winners, 'remarkable' accidental scientific discoveries and wrongheaded government policy." - Keith Blanchard, Wall Street Journal

    Released March 21, 2017
    English, Unabridged