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Naked mole-rats: A case study in biolog­i­cal weirdness

eukaryote
19 May 2019 18:40 UTC
10 points
0 comments4 min readLW link
(eukaryotewritesblog.com)

Sim­ple Rules of Law

Zvi
19 May 2019 0:10 UTC
23 points
0 comments28 min readLW link

Si­mu­la­tion Ty­pol­ogy and Ter­mi­na­tion Risks

avturchin
18 May 2019 12:42 UTC
6 points
0 comments1 min readLW link
(arxiv.org)

[Question] What are good prac­tices for us­ing Google Scholar to re­search an­swers to LessWrong Ques­tions?

DonyChristie
18 May 2019 21:44 UTC
21 points
1 comment1 min readLW link

An­nounc­ing my YouTube channel

Samo Burja
17 May 2019 17:50 UTC
39 points
0 comments3 min readLW link

“One Man’s Mo­dus Po­nens Is Another Man’s Mo­dus Tol­lens”

gwern
17 May 2019 22:03 UTC
34 points
6 comments1 min readLW link
(www.gwern.net)

Yes Re­quires the Pos­si­bil­ity of No

Scott Garrabrant
17 May 2019 22:39 UTC
88 points
33 comments2 min readLW link

[Question] What makes a sci­en­tific fact ‘ripe for dis­cov­ery’?

mr-hire
17 May 2019 9:01 UTC
8 points
2 comments1 min readLW link

[Question] Which sci­en­tific dis­cov­ery was most ahead of its time?

ricraz
16 May 2019 12:58 UTC
39 points
14 comments1 min readLW link

Offer of col­lab­o­ra­tion and/​or mentorship

Vanessa Kosoy
16 May 2019 14:16 UTC
101 points
10 comments2 min readLW link

Kevin Sim­ler’s “Go­ing Crit­i­cal”

habryka
16 May 2019 4:36 UTC
53 points
1 comment1 min readLW link
(www.meltingasphalt.com)

Why I’ve started us­ing NoScript

benwr
15 May 2019 21:32 UTC
15 points
16 comments2 min readLW link

Emo­tional valence as cog­ni­tion mu­ta­tor (not a bug, but a fea­ture)

Slider
15 May 2019 12:49 UTC
9 points
0 comments3 min readLW link

[Question] How to im­prove at crit­i­cal think­ing on sci­ence/​med­i­cal liter­a­ture?

hereisonehand
14 May 2019 11:58 UTC
13 points
11 comments1 min readLW link

[Question] Flash­cards for AI Safety?

Søren Elverlin
14 May 2019 14:37 UTC
5 points
2 comments1 min readLW link

Eight Books To Read

Samo Burja
14 May 2019 17:40 UTC
56 points
11 comments6 min readLW link

In­te­grat­ing dis­agree­ing subagents

Kaj_Sotala
14 May 2019 14:06 UTC
56 points
10 comments21 min readLW link

In sup­port of the in­side view and a counter to mod­est episte­mol­ogy

solomon alon
13 May 2019 15:21 UTC
−7 points
1 comment2 min readLW link

Think­ing Fast and Hard

Jacobian
13 May 2019 19:58 UTC
26 points
1 comment2 min readLW link

Phys­i­cal linguistics

Yuxi_Liu
13 May 2019 19:30 UTC
23 points
10 comments3 min readLW link