Money. Sex. Marriage. Mortality. In each episode, data scientist Jake Porway tackles one of life’s most daunting topics revealing the surprising science behind them. From mind-bending stats, hilarious man on the street experiments, and interactive game play, this show delivers the answers to life’s mysteries and gives you the tools to help take charge of your destiny and change your life forever.


  • Numbers Game: How Tough Are You?
    Are you as strongperson, both physically and mentally? Data scientist Jake Porway is tackling life's most daunting topics and revealing the surprising science behind them.
  • Numbers Game: Are You A Sucker?
    Worried you might be gullible? Data scientist Jake Porway is going to show you how to dodge the double-crosses and spot the scams.
  • Numbers Game: Could You Be A Hero?
    You're going to learn what it takes to be a hero, how to hone two vital heroic skills, and how to control your body's hero chemical in order to be ready whenever duty calls.
  • Numbers Game: Are You A Risk Taker?
    The average person makes 70 conscious decisions in a day. And if one of those decisions is to jump out of an airplane or ride a motorcycle, you could probably call yourself a daredevil. In this episode of The Numbers Game, host Jake Porway gives viewers all the statistics they need to find out just how much of a daredevil they really are. Then he'll pinpoint that razor-thin edge between good and bad risk, and teach viewers how to ride that edge to win big in their own lives.
  • Numbers Game: Are You Superstitious?
  • Numbers Game: Could You Be The Boss?
  • Numbers Game: Are You A Big Liar?
    The truth is, we all lie. But why? We'll show you that it's not always for the reasons you’d think – and teach you how to spot a lie.
  • Numbers Game: Are You Desirable?
    Did you know there’s one colour that makes you more desirable? And a single accessory that can make you appear smarter? Learn the tools to physical and social desirability.
  • Numbers Game: Are You A Jerk?
    Did you know that being a jerk could earn you nearly $10,000? Data scientist Jake Porway reveals how to tap into the benefits of being a jerk without making a long list of enemies.
  • Numbers Game: Can Cracking Code Change Your Lives?
    National Treasure, The Da Vinci Code, Indiana Jones – what do these movies have in common? All require their heroes to solve intricate puzzles to find the treasure and save the day.
  • Numbers Game: Could You Survive A Zombie Apocalypse?
    Whether you're facing the end of the world, a zombie apocalypse or a blackout, data scientist Jake Porway has the numbers you need to survive any disaster.
  • Numbers Game: Can You Get What You Want?
    Ever wondered why some people seem naturally convincing? Data scientist Jake Porway reveals the secrets persuasive people use to talk their way out of trouble and into triumph.