diff --git a/_episodes/02-numpy.md b/_episodes/02-numpy.md
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--- a/_episodes/02-numpy.md
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@@ -89,9 +89,7 @@ that output is the data we just loaded.
By default,
only a few rows and columns are shown
(with `...` to omit elements when displaying big arrays).
-To save space,
-Python displays numbers as `1.` instead of `1.0`
-when there's nothing interesting after the decimal point.
+Note that, to save space when displaying NumPy arrays, Python does not show us trailing zeros, so `1.0` becomes `1.`.
> ## Importing libraries with shortcuts
>