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 Jan 24 accepted Zeroing the carrier measure of an exponential family Nov 24 revised What reparametrization of vector parameters makes the Jeffreys prior correspond to the uniform prior? deleted 563 characters in body Nov 24 revised What reparametrization of vector parameters makes the Jeffreys prior correspond to the uniform prior? added 793 characters in body Nov 24 asked What reparametrization of vector parameters makes the Jeffreys prior correspond to the uniform prior? Sep 2 awarded Nice Question Aug 27 awarded Favorite Question Aug 27 awarded Yearling Aug 21 revised What is the $d\sigma/\sigma$ rule? bad link Aug 14 awarded Notable Question Aug 4 accepted Why does the surface area of the hypersphere go to zero as the number of dimensions goes to infinity? Aug 3 comment Why does the surface area of the hypersphere go to zero as the number of dimensions goes to infinity? @HansLundmark Yeah, you were right :) Aug 3 comment Why does the surface area of the hypersphere go to zero as the number of dimensions goes to infinity? @joriki: Ah, I see now, thanks. Aug 3 comment Why does the surface area of the hypersphere go to zero as the number of dimensions goes to infinity? @joriki They're all "areas"? If I have a square in two dimensions and I rotate it so that it's now embedded in three or four or five dimensions, its area is unchanged. Aug 3 asked Why does the surface area of the hypersphere go to zero as the number of dimensions goes to infinity? Jun 2 revised Intuitive explanation of a definition of the Fisher information Fix definition of score. Jun 2 comment Intuitive explanation of a definition of the Fisher information @bcf: You're right. And yeah, it is a really well-written answer. All the more reason to remove minor mistakes :) Jun 2 suggested approved edit on Intuitive explanation of a definition of the Fisher information Jun 2 comment Intuitive explanation of a definition of the Fisher information @bcf no that doesn't make sense either. I'm going to edit it. Apr 15 awarded Notable Question Dec 8 awarded Caucus