Stochasticity (a fancy word for randomness), might be at the very foundation of our lives. To understand how big a role it plays, we examine chance and patterns in sports, lottery tickets and the cells in our own body. Along the way, we talk to a woman suddenly consumed by a frenzied gambling addiction, meet two friends whose meeting seems to defy pure chance and take a close look at some noisy bacteria.
The state's current attorney general is overturning a ruling from the previous attorney general that would have shut down most of the abortion clinics in the state, and the issue isn't just about regulations and politics. It's also about money.
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