“This is really a marathon.” Meet the statistician helping forecast the spread of COVID-19
Globally renowned statistician Professor Rob Hyndman is at the centre of an elite team modelling COVID-19 cases for Australia's leaders and policymakers.
How a career in data took Patricia from the Great Barrier Reef to Antarctica
Good data analysis is all about finding the real adventure in the numbers, says Dr Patricia Menéndez.
The ‘secret weapon’ Andy Murray unleashed during the 2016 Australian Open
World No.2-ranked tennis player Novak Djokovic’s ball toss is virtually unreadable to his opponents trying to predict what type of serve he will deliver. In contrast, big-serving Milos Raonic has different tosses for different serves, making it easier for opponents to detect. Meanwhile, world No.1 Andy Murray had a “secret weapon” to help beat Raonic in their hard-fought semi-final at the 2016 Australian Open.