Evil Poisson Distribution Plushie

Etsy seller Nausicaa Distribution has pillows that will be soon completing my nerd chic decor.

What else says “evil French distribution” as good as this fellow? Siméon would be proud to see his distribution given life as a evil, yet cuddly, plushie.

A specialty of this distribution is that he is discrete, not continuous like the others. To help show this, a point is used to mark the pdf, and these points are then connected with dashed lines.

via Evil Poisson Distribution Plushie by NausicaaDistribution on Etsy.

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Craig McClain is the Assistant Director of Science for the National Evolutionary Synthesis Center, created to facilitate research to address fundamental questions in evolutionary science. He has conducted deep-sea research for 11 years and published over 40 papers in the area. He has participated in dozens of expeditions taking him to the Antarctic and the most remote regions of the Pacific and Atlantic. Craig’s research focuses mainly on marine systems and particularly the biology of body size, biodiversity, and energy flow. He focuses often on deep-sea systems as a natural test of the consequences of energy limitation on biological systems. He is the author and chief editor of Deep-Sea News, a popular deep-sea themed blog, rated the number one ocean blog on the web and winner of numerous awards. Craig’s popular writing has been featured in Cosmos, Science Illustrated, American Scientist, Wired, Mental Floss, and the Open Lab: The Best Science Writing on the Web.





2 comments on “Evil Poisson Distribution Plushie
  1. baddabing! he’ll be here all month gang! lol

    that joke smelled a little fishy to me anyways…

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