Would life be better if we served the last person to join a queue not the first.
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The geometric properties of an elliptical pool table.
Are mass deworming projects a good idea?
Are WWE stars more likely to die sooner than their non-wrestling peers?
How many foreigners have joined militants in Iraq and Syria, and where do they come from?
How long might you live?
What has been achieved in the ten years since Live 8 sought to Make Poverty History?
Tim Harford explains the Greek economic crisis with a little help from Homer’s Odyssey
Tim Harford looks at the numbers to tell the story of the Greek crisis.