Update to post, added 11th September. As expected, there is another side to the story discussed below. See this statement about the decision by the Mathematical Intelligencer and this one about the…

Sabine Hossenfelder
810d ago

Tim Gowers comments on the disappeared mathematical model for male variability (he's not impressed). Also adds some good thoughts about the origin of the observed gender disparities in the real world

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Tim Gowers, Fields medalist mathematician, examines Ted Hill's paper about the "greater male variability" hypothesis (ht @MBarany)

Soo... If you are tired of hearing me rant about that @QuilletteM article on the GMVH math paper that got shut down, you can now hear a Field's Medalist (Tim Gowers) discuss it.
gowers.wordpress.com/2018/09/09/has…
tag: @PsychRabble @HarryDCrane @amiguello1 @andrewaberdein @primalpoly

@HPluckrose I know that Tim Gowers, who's a very venerable mathematician at Cambridge thought that the math in that paper looked pretty dodgy.