David Winter

Geek of many colours, kiwi postdoc-ing in the US. Doesn't quite understand how anyone can do science without wanting to tell the world about it. David is on Twitter @TheAtavism

How did the pollsters go? - The Atavism

Nov 28, 2011

A couple of weeks ago I wrote a post comparing the various polling companies that work in New Zealand, trying to see if there were any systematic biases in the results each company produces. In that post, it wasn't possible to compare each c...

Election graphics - The Atavism

Nov 09, 2011

As you may have noticed, there is an election around the corner. I'm not about to subject anyone to my political opinions, but I do have an area interest in which I could probably match the most tribal Labour or National supporter f...