Anti-so­cial Punishment

Martin Sustrik27 Sep 2018 7:08 UTC
221 points
64 comments6 min readLW link

The Pavlov Strategy

sarahconstantin20 Dec 2018 16:20 UTC
202 points
13 comments4 min readLW link
(srconstantin.wordpress.com)

A LessWrong Crypto Autopsy

Scott Alexander28 Jan 2018 9:01 UTC
195 points
129 comments4 min readLW link

2018 AI Align­ment Liter­a­ture Re­view and Char­ity Comparison

Larks18 Dec 2018 4:46 UTC
190 points
26 comments62 min readLW link

Ar­bital postmortem

alexei30 Jan 2018 13:48 UTC
187 points
109 comments19 min readLW link

Embed­ded Agents

29 Oct 2018 19:53 UTC
185 points
41 comments1 min readLW link

Norms of Mem­ber­ship for Vol­un­tary Groups

sarahconstantin11 Dec 2018 22:10 UTC
185 points
10 comments7 min readLW link
(srconstantin.wordpress.com)

A vot­ing the­ory primer for rationalists

Jameson Quinn12 Apr 2018 15:15 UTC
181 points
91 comments17 min readLW link

Real­ism about rationality

Richard_Ngo16 Sep 2018 10:46 UTC
172 points
139 comments4 min readLW link
(thinkingcomplete.blogspot.com)

Act of Charity

jessicata17 Nov 2018 5:19 UTC
171 points
49 comments8 min readLW link

Un­rol­ling so­cial metacog­ni­tion: Three lev­els of meta are not enough.

Academian25 Aug 2018 12:00 UTC
169 points
44 comments7 min readLW link

My at­tempt to ex­plain Look­ing, in­sight med­i­ta­tion, and en­light­en­ment in non-mys­te­ri­ous terms

Kaj_Sotala8 Mar 2018 7:37 UTC
168 points
133 comments17 min readLW link

Ra­tion­al­ist Com­mu­nity Hub in Moscow: 3 Years Retrospective

berekuk25 Aug 2018 0:28 UTC
166 points
23 comments16 min readLW link

The Rocket Align­ment Problem

Eliezer Yudkowsky4 Oct 2018 0:38 UTC
165 points
41 comments15 min readLW link

Inad­e­quate Equil­ibria vs. Gover­nance of the Commons

Martin Sustrik25 May 2018 13:17 UTC
164 points
18 comments14 min readLW link

“Cheat to Win”: Eng­ineer­ing Pos­i­tive So­cial Feedback

sarahconstantin5 Feb 2018 23:16 UTC
162 points
36 comments2 min readLW link

The Costly Co­or­di­na­tion Mechanism of Com­mon Knowledge

Ben Pace15 Mar 2018 20:20 UTC
155 points
30 comments19 min readLW link

Notic­ing the Taste of Lotus

Valentine27 Apr 2018 20:05 UTC
155 points
80 comments3 min readLW link

Some cruxes on im­pact­ful al­ter­na­tives to AI policy work

Richard_Ngo10 Oct 2018 13:35 UTC
155 points
13 comments12 min readLW link

Is Click­bait De­stroy­ing Our Gen­eral In­tel­li­gence?

Eliezer Yudkowsky16 Nov 2018 23:06 UTC
151 points
58 comments5 min readLW link

An Un­trol­lable Math­e­mat­i­cian Illustrated

abramdemski20 Mar 2018 0:00 UTC
150 points
38 comments1 min readLW link

The In­tel­li­gent So­cial Web

Valentine22 Feb 2018 18:55 UTC
143 points
114 comments12 min readLW link

Oops on Com­mod­ity Prices

sarahconstantin10 Jun 2018 15:40 UTC
143 points
8 comments2 min readLW link
(srconstantin.wordpress.com)

Prob­lem Solv­ing with Mazes and Crayon

johnswentworth19 Jun 2018 6:15 UTC
131 points
20 comments7 min readLW link

Lo­cal Val­idity as a Key to San­ity and Civilization

Eliezer Yudkowsky7 Apr 2018 4:25 UTC
129 points
64 comments13 min readLW link

Pre­dic­tion Mar­kets: When Do They Work?

Zvi26 Jul 2018 12:30 UTC
127 points
18 comments10 min readLW link
(thezvi.wordpress.com)

Babble

alkjash10 Jan 2018 21:56 UTC
125 points
31 comments5 min readLW link
(radimentary.wordpress.com)

Ex­pres­sive Vocabulary

Alicorn24 May 2018 6:59 UTC
125 points
72 comments5 min readLW link

Good Sa­mar­i­tans in experiments

Bucky30 Oct 2018 23:34 UTC
124 points
14 comments9 min readLW link

Reflec­tions on Berkeley REACH

stardust8 Jun 2018 0:02 UTC
123 points
9 comments14 min readLW link

Strate­gies for Per­sonal Growth

Raemon28 Jul 2018 18:27 UTC
122 points
27 comments4 min readLW link

Tran­shu­man­ism as Sim­plified Humanism

Eliezer Yudkowsky5 Dec 2018 20:12 UTC
122 points
34 comments5 min readLW link

Spaghetti Towers

eukaryote22 Dec 2018 5:29 UTC
120 points
24 comments3 min readLW link
(eukaryotewritesblog.com)

Con­trite Strate­gies and The Need For Standards

sarahconstantin24 Dec 2018 18:30 UTC
120 points
5 comments4 min readLW link
(srconstantin.wordpress.com)

The Tails Com­ing Apart As Me­taphor For Life

Scott Alexander25 Sep 2018 19:10 UTC
119 points
35 comments7 min readLW link
(slatestarcodex.com)

Embed­ded Agency (full-text ver­sion)

15 Nov 2018 19:49 UTC
116 points
11 comments54 min readLW link

Un­known Knowns

Zvi28 Aug 2018 13:20 UTC
114 points
17 comments2 min readLW link
(thezvi.wordpress.com)

Is Science Slow­ing Down?

Scott Alexander27 Nov 2018 3:30 UTC
114 points
77 comments9 min readLW link
(slatestarcodex.com)

The Loud­est Alarm Is Prob­a­bly False

orthonormal2 Jan 2018 16:38 UTC
112 points
27 comments2 min readLW link

Beyond Astro­nom­i­cal Waste

Wei_Dai7 Jun 2018 21:04 UTC
112 points
41 comments3 min readLW link

His­tor­i­cal math­e­mat­i­ci­ans ex­hibit a birth or­der effect too

Eli Tyre21 Aug 2018 1:52 UTC
111 points
18 comments6 min readLW link

Critch on ca­reer ad­vice for ju­nior AI-x-risk-con­cerned researchers

Rob Bensinger12 May 2018 2:13 UTC
110 points
25 comments4 min readLW link

Last Chance to Fund the Berkeley REACH

decodyng27 Jun 2018 21:38 UTC
110 points
52 comments4 min readLW link

“Tak­ing AI Risk Se­ri­ously” (thoughts by Critch)

Raemon29 Jan 2018 9:27 UTC
109 points
68 comments13 min readLW link

A Sketch of Good Communication

Ben Pace31 Mar 2018 22:48 UTC
108 points
34 comments3 min readLW link

Paul’s re­search agenda FAQ

zhukeepa1 Jul 2018 6:25 UTC
108 points
69 comments19 min readLW link

Ro­bust Delegation

4 Nov 2018 16:38 UTC
108 points
10 comments1 min readLW link

Mak­ing your­self small

Helen8 Mar 2018 14:26 UTC
107 points
53 comments11 min readLW link

Pri­son­ers’ Dilemma with Costs to Modeling

Scott Garrabrant5 Jun 2018 4:51 UTC
107 points
20 comments7 min readLW link

De­ci­sion Theory

31 Oct 2018 18:41 UTC
105 points
38 comments1 min readLW link