RSS

Academian

Karma: 2,723

Ra­tional feel­ings: a cru­cial disambiguation

Academian13 Mar 2010 0:48 UTC
23 points
25 comments1 min readLW link

In­for­ma­tion the­ory and the sym­me­try of up­dat­ing beliefs

Academian20 Mar 2010 0:34 UTC
63 points
29 comments8 min readLW link

There just has to be some­thing more, you know?

Academian24 Mar 2010 0:38 UTC
16 points
79 comments3 min readLW link

The two in­sights of materialism

Academian24 Mar 2010 14:47 UTC
23 points
134 comments7 min readLW link

New­comb’s prob­lem hap­pened to me

Academian26 Mar 2010 18:31 UTC
56 points
99 comments3 min readLW link

VNM ex­pected util­ity the­ory: uses, abuses, and interpretation

Academian17 Apr 2010 20:23 UTC
35 points
51 comments10 min readLW link

Too busy to think about life

Academian22 Apr 2010 15:14 UTC
137 points
62 comments3 min readLW link

MathOverflow as an ex­am­ple for LessWrong

Academian27 Apr 2010 18:30 UTC
48 points
67 comments2 min readLW link

Phys­i­cal­ism: con­scious­ness as the last sense

Academian19 May 2010 16:31 UTC
31 points
16 comments5 min readLW link

Com­post­ing fruitless debates

Academian29 May 2010 16:59 UTC
18 points
27 comments4 min readLW link

Don’t judge a skill by its specialists

Academian26 Sep 2010 20:56 UTC
72 points
36 comments2 min readLW link

Break your habits: be more empirical

Academian2 Oct 2010 21:04 UTC
139 points
32 comments2 min readLW link

Mo­ral­ity and rel­a­tivis­tic vertigo

Academian12 Oct 2010 2:00 UTC
60 points
80 comments4 min readLW link

Self-em­pa­thy as a source of “willpower”

Academian26 Oct 2010 14:20 UTC
70 points
31 comments2 min readLW link

What is the group se­lec­tion de­bate?

Academian2 Nov 2010 2:02 UTC
37 points
16 comments3 min readLW link

Yes, a blog.

Academian19 Nov 2010 1:53 UTC
138 points
108 comments4 min readLW link

Best videos in­spiring first in­ter­est in ra­tio­nal­ity or the singularity

Academian13 Apr 2011 2:32 UTC
6 points
25 comments2 min readLW link

List of liter­ally false state­ments in the Bible

Academian20 May 2011 8:10 UTC
−17 points
8 comments1 min readLW link

Mea­sur­ing aver­sion and habit strength

Academian27 May 2011 1:05 UTC
110 points
15 comments3 min readLW link

Michael Jor­dan dis­solves Bayesian vs Fre­quen­tist in­fer­ence de­bate [video lec­ture]

Academian30 Aug 2011 1:12 UTC
10 points
12 comments1 min readLW link