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Why has nu­clear power been a flop?

jasoncrawford16 Apr 2021 16:49 UTC
90 points
22 comments15 min readLW link
(rootsofprogress.org)

The ir­rele­vance of test scores is greatly exaggerated

dynomight15 Apr 2021 14:15 UTC
98 points
10 comments7 min readLW link
(dynomight.net)

Covid 4/​15: Are We Se­ri­ously Do­ing This Again

Zvi15 Apr 2021 13:00 UTC
76 points
23 comments9 min readLW link
(thezvi.wordpress.com)

The Case for Ex­treme Vac­cine Effectiveness

Ruby13 Apr 2021 21:08 UTC
116 points
22 comments22 min readLW link

Su­per­ra­tional Agents Kelly Bet In­fluence!

abramdemski16 Apr 2021 22:08 UTC
34 points
4 comments5 min readLW link

The Scout Mind­set—read-along

weft16 Apr 2021 19:43 UTC
36 points
8 comments1 min readLW link

Ra­tion­al­ism be­fore the Sequences

Eric Raymond30 Mar 2021 14:04 UTC
423 points
77 comments10 min readLW link

The se­cret of Wikipe­dia’s success

aaronb5014 Apr 2021 22:18 UTC
61 points
7 comments6 min readLW link
(aaronbergman.substack.com)

Net­works of Meaning

Erich_Grunewald17 Apr 2021 7:30 UTC
18 points
1 comment10 min readLW link
(www.erichgrunewald.com)

[ACX Linkpost] Prospec­tus on Próspera

mike_hawke15 Apr 2021 22:48 UTC
39 points
8 comments1 min readLW link
(astralcodexten.substack.com)

Spe­cial­iz­ing in Prob­lems We Don’t Understand

johnswentworth10 Apr 2021 22:40 UTC
97 points
26 comments8 min readLW link

[Question] What does vac­cine effec­tive­ness as a func­tion of time look like?

capybaralet17 Apr 2021 0:36 UTC
18 points
5 comments1 min readLW link

Com­put­ing Nat­u­ral Ab­strac­tions: Lin­ear Approximation

johnswentworth15 Apr 2021 17:47 UTC
33 points
22 comments7 min readLW link

Against “Con­text-Free In­tegrity”

Ben Pace14 Apr 2021 8:20 UTC
51 points
29 comments5 min readLW link

Opinions on In­ter­pretable Ma­chine Learn­ing and 70 Sum­maries of Re­cent Papers

9 Apr 2021 19:19 UTC
109 points
10 comments102 min readLW link

Peo­ple Will Listen

deluks91711 Apr 2021 16:51 UTC
77 points
22 comments4 min readLW link

Another (outer) al­ign­ment failure story

paulfchristiano7 Apr 2021 20:12 UTC
127 points
20 comments12 min readLW link

“Tak­ing your en­vi­ron­ment as ob­ject” vs “Be­ing sub­ject to your en­vi­ron­ment”

Ben Pace11 Apr 2021 22:47 UTC
71 points
18 comments3 min readLW link

Want­ing to Suc­ceed on Every Met­ric Presented

elriggs12 Apr 2021 20:43 UTC
55 points
25 comments3 min readLW link

Train­ing the YouTube Algorithm

lsusr15 Apr 2021 6:37 UTC
29 points
11 comments1 min readLW link