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Timandra Harkness @TimandraHarknes London and elsewhere

Author @BigDataSizeBook Presents FutureProofing https://t.co/P6gtBEbSdo Divided Nation https://t.co/Zw2zUabk3O TedX talk https://t.co/JHFEcY9cof

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Joined Twitter 9/16/10


@AlanWilliams123 😳 @TimandraHarknes You might like these two SF Masterworks (and you can use 'Look Inside' to see my introductions, wh… https://t.co/WJCSStP18i
Retweeted by Timandra Harkness @geggygallus Vegan-inclusive alternative to “meat and 2 veg” @geggygallus WEDDING vegetables @DanielGDresner @Twitter Ha! Good point. Most laboratories have scales, but the company is called Finless Fish, so... @DanielGDresner @Twitter I had this conversation with a friend who keeps Kosher and he said “it depends.” Sounds co… https://t.co/hVriF9OxgxBits of this might put you off your lunch, sorry: https://t.co/OpieEfw5yE @rachelpinder3 Since the vote, making sure the result is enacted has also been about democracy being real, not a to… https://t.co/k3eKuRFX0X @rachelpinder3 ...Some of the pro-Remain arguments I heard sounded so much like fear of what voters would get up to… https://t.co/fO5LParLYS @rachelpinder3 .. I decided that in the long run the economic impact would be manageable, and that we could have a… https://t.co/ldZDN2dY5D @rachelpinder3 ... who had good and poor arguments on both sides. In the end, for me it came down to economic disru… https://t.co/ROYLaSB85d @rachelpinder3 sorry, spent yesterday with people and plants. I knew very little when the Referendum was called, in… https://t.co/A9nhiU8vdH @Nate_EandD @FryRsquared @standupmaths @dannywallace @waitbutwhy Hmm. It can't be Ginger Mathematicians' Club any more...RAS Fellow Mary McIntyre - @Spicey_Spiney - created this amazing timelapse of #cometNEOWISE and noctilucent clouds.… https://t.co/Dpgxj3Qwmm
Retweeted by Timandra Harkness @Nate_EandD @FryRsquared @standupmaths @dannywallace @waitbutwhy What? Why not costumes? @drkatedevlin @davemac00 And vice versa @Nate_EandD @FryRsquared @standupmaths @dannywallace @waitbutwhy Pretty sure we would all be up for thatThis started with @jennykleeman’s new book and became a wider reflection on technology and the future. (You should… https://t.co/e1KroH5Ph5 @John_Stepek @unherd Ha ha ha! Isn’t it? Somebody at the BBC turned up once with a promotional script about how we’… https://t.co/OMrdJpHxPE @davemac00 @unherd You should read @jennykleeman’s book and, if you’re especially interested in sex robots, @drkatedevlin’s book too"My main objection to sex robots is not that they are too dangerous, but that they’re not dangerous enough" |… https://t.co/9am6Zm8JpE
Retweeted by Timandra Harkness @CupcheckLives @unherd Oh VG
7/16
2020
@JimSpim Er... @JimSpim That must mean both you and she owe me pints?Our Head of Statistical Research @StatsJen spoke to @TimandraHarknes on her new #BBC programme "The Political Schoo… https://t.co/2i2m0XokbY
Retweeted by Timandra Harkness @dtoher @stianwestlake Maybe they wanted to show the gravity of the situationThe rather wonderful @TimandraHarknes interviewed me for her new programme ‘The Political School’. Tune in to liste… https://t.co/kmXz1RNdbO
Retweeted by Timandra Harkness @garethmammal @BBCSounds Thanks Gareth, I would be interested to hear what you think of the other 2 programmes, in… https://t.co/wDBBhcNnCu @DrMatthewSweet I felt an affinity with Liget, which I am ashamed to say is one of my strongest motivational drives @rachelpinder3 Tell you what, you explain to me your carefully considered reasons for voting Remain, and then I wil… https://t.co/aSLdqGwHdsOrwell prize winner @VictoriaPeckham: "In the face of brutal tyranny, free speech is not a dispensable luxury but a… https://t.co/tBf3I6jBLI
Retweeted by Timandra HarknessI really enjoyed this and looking forward to the rest of the series. Perhaps all politicians take #coremaths as pa… https://t.co/zhFS8R1ayb
Retweeted by Timandra HarknessWrote this for @unherd. Give us bread, but give us Cadbury's Roses. https://t.co/Ue4B0emCTS
Retweeted by Timandra HarknessNB this is a point estimate with no indication of confidence intervals, so you should treat it with caution. Or tes… https://t.co/3cHyhP60W2
7/15
2020
@davefrombarrow That’s just a point estimate thoStaff kitted-up for opening tomorrow. https://t.co/bXOTGPP3GE
Retweeted by Timandra Harkness"The Political School, Episode 1: How could we change our political system for the better?" Fantastic first instal… https://t.co/Nhm7NCy84r
Retweeted by Timandra Harkness @DamCou Thanks! Two more in the series if you plan to be driving on the next two Tuesday morningsObviously, *within* each ethnic group there can be significant differences by social class, income, geography & oth… https://t.co/A4vcdoFHfB
Retweeted by Timandra HarknessWho goes to university in Britain today? Higher education places, by ethnic group. (As share of 18 year olds from s… https://t.co/auD6nCYRSo
Retweeted by Timandra Harkness @geoffmulgan You might also enjoy... https://t.co/lAMcn53sGtWe're recruiting for #Surveyors all over GB! Apply by 24 July: https://t.co/9ZASjQaEds #surveying #careers #hiring https://t.co/QSYgAickZM
Retweeted by Timandra Harkness @stianwestlake @StatsJen @d_spiegel I'm afraid it's not ALL about Stats and data @stianwestlake @StatsJen @d_spiegel Thanks Stian“To Gallia then look and blush at your chains, And shake off all vile slavery, And let each man sing, till loud ech… https://t.co/Ir3mD4BVMX
Retweeted by Timandra HarknessGreat to hear our vice-president for external affairs @StatsJen on @BBCRadio4 today talking to #RSSFellowhttps://t.co/Hig2RK40SG
Retweeted by Timandra HarknessTake part in our design a banknote competition aimed at 5-11 year olds – it’s time to get creative! ✏️ Find out mor… https://t.co/QNtJerBDF3
Retweeted by Timandra Harkness @wfrhatch I am surprised they haven't hired you alreadyThanks to @TimandraHarknes for including me in this first segment of The Political School. I'm looking forward to l… https://t.co/xo3nZHaP02
Retweeted by Timandra Harkness @wfrhatch Is it as you predicted?Academics: is anyone aware of any reports/ "case law" regarding academics being bullied/ harassed by students and m… https://t.co/XRCuFG8Rmi
Retweeted by Timandra Harkness @TimandraHarknes @BBCSounds Behind a big beach towel held by it's mum.
Retweeted by Timandra HarknessIf we are to equip our leaders with the tools they need for evidence-based decision-making, we desperately need to… https://t.co/mZv13FGSVf
Retweeted by Timandra Harkness @MettlePR easy, tigerIf you only have time to read one article today, I’d recommend an excellent piece by @kenanmalik on the origins of… https://t.co/7JbOwTvI4U
Retweeted by Timandra Harkness @KHarrowinT @RoyalSocBio @d_spiegel glad we could stand in!How does our political system need to change? Political School - Episode 1 now available on @BBCSounds, episodes 2… https://t.co/wwKExNpRxU @carlfhoward 🔥 @paul_clarke You are a man of culture and discernment @Ali_Tonkin Thanks!Oh come on, that is a quality niche pun!In which @erikbryn automates himself out of a job: https://t.co/fW6HLb4uXnWe're #hiring! Join us as Senior Partnerships Manager: https://t.co/gfLAgmPhoq London (currently home-based due to… https://t.co/OUZswXPJtb
Retweeted by Timandra HarknessAny colour you like, so long as it’s Film Noir https://t.co/0M0Z6NRxgr @JillCollier16 As always, the producer does most of the heavy liftingThis was flippin brilliant. I’m sitting in my car listening to the last 10 minutes because I don’t want to miss a w… https://t.co/OYWKry05x4
Retweeted by Timandra Harkness @JillCollier16 You are my favourite person on Twitter @ShelaghLtd Thanks ShelaghBrilliant radio programme! If The government’s “number theatre” is causing you to throw bricks at the telly - give… https://t.co/rq5tRPXZK2
Retweeted by Timandra Harkness @leosattwood @ChiOnwurah @BBCSounds Oh yes, available on @BBCSounds after broadcastGet your pencils sharpened and your calculators at the ready for Political School, on @BBCRadio4 right now: https://t.co/gaXlrNIk8I @mlle_c_camillo Ooh, thanks [searches desperately for comb]The origins of the politics of identity lie not on the left but on the reactionary right https://t.co/mImrIr44YC @kenanmalik
Retweeted by Timandra HarknessWhy "anonymous" data (as in, data not including your name) can still be a threat to your privacy and autonomy. https://t.co/xdIONpRRNH @leosattwood I think you will like hearing @ChiOnwurah on today's programme! @francesweetman I did think "Arabic numerals" were a clue...The number 0 was first recorded either in Egypt or the Americas pre-colonisation; binaries in India; negative numbe… https://t.co/f9DRvnr1fQ
Retweeted by Timandra HarknessDATES FOR YOUR DIARY... Don't miss the free operas coming up on our YouTube channel over the next few weeks: Avail… https://t.co/kURqCYPOoG
Retweeted by Timandra HarknessToday's episode features @StatsJen, @d_spiegel and @PTetlock, among others. https://t.co/SiouvkyBBEI'm back on @BBCRadio4 at 11am with a new 3-part series on our political system, and some ideas that SOMEBODY had a… https://t.co/iVk40eevlq
7/14
2020
Anna Teasdale ( 1932-2020 ) 'Allotments, St Wertburghs, Bristol' ♥️ https://t.co/bIGuhnlONF
Retweeted by Timandra Harkness @n_rothschild Checking the levels on the digital recorder because I can’t see them while I am speaking on mike!If you have been waiting all lockdown for my book LIQUID to be discounted to 99p, well done for being so patient!… https://t.co/x3K9h1N425
Retweeted by Timandra Harkness @_davidhansard Did Hitler have that much corrugated cardboard? @Markgsparrow phew!... along with all my bits for the 3 programmes. Well, apart from interviews which were recorded about a yard away… https://t.co/xHiPM7hIy0 @Markgsparrow Zoom H4NIf you think the sound quality of that trailer for The Political School is a bit... different.. it’s because it was… https://t.co/niRkUbsRYv*pets him very carefully* https://t.co/ftCLeWcNVf
Retweeted by Timandra Harkness @LynKeay I don't think it would get past peer review for publication. But it might get 3 more people to listen to a radio programme... @spoomplim @BBCRadio4 In a good way?If you’re one of the other 55% you will enjoy episodes 2 &/or 3If you’re one of the 45% of people who wants our politicians to learn more about data, you will love episode 1 of T… https://t.co/CnfpgbHxkAThe Political School (presented by @TimandraHarknes) is one of the Sunday Times' radio picks of the week. Tune in t… https://t.co/cMef3XnsHM
Retweeted by Timandra HarknessFinal day to apply for The Telegraph’s grad scheme - if you have any questions about applying or which lunch spots… https://t.co/bB1pzeHRWV
Retweeted by Timandra Harkness5 minutes left to vote in this totally unrepresentative and arbitrary poll designed to get you to listen to my new… https://t.co/5FomOC8SoY @alrightPET @markcantan I liked "binfighter" - lots of truth in that one!Fireman => Firefighter ... Postman => Postfighter Binman => Binfighter TV Repairman => TV Repairfighter Salesman =>… https://t.co/9ZARjjRrEL
Retweeted by Timandra HarknessCongratulations to all our winners - if you're looking for a new podcast, there is no better place to start 👇🔥 https://t.co/Ac7eeTreZI
Retweeted by Timandra Harkness @guy_herbert There's a LOT more to it than understanding statistics, or having data to hand in accessible form. Tho… https://t.co/sPGU6LF8WR
7/13
2020

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