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On the un­pop­u­lar­ity of cry­on­ics: life sucks, but at least then you die

gwern29 Jul 2011 21:06 UTC
113 points
472 comments7 min readLW link

Re­cent up­dates to gw­ern.net (2012-2013)

gwern18 Mar 2013 19:54 UTC
92 points
36 comments3 min readLW link

Against NHST

gwern21 Dec 2012 4:45 UTC
92 points
64 comments4 min readLW link

Harper’s Magaz­ine ar­ti­cle on LW/​MIRI/​CFAR and Ethereum

gwern12 Dec 2014 20:34 UTC
75 points
154 comments14 min readLW link

Value of In­for­ma­tion: 8 examples

gwern18 May 2012 23:45 UTC
75 points
43 comments7 min readLW link

The Brain Preser­va­tion Foun­da­tion’s Small Mam­malian Brain Prize won

gwern9 Feb 2016 21:02 UTC
72 points
42 comments4 min readLW link

1001 Pre­dic­tionBook Nights

gwern8 Oct 2011 16:04 UTC
72 points
49 comments1 min readLW link

Pre­dic­tion is hard, es­pe­cially of medicine

gwern23 Dec 2011 20:34 UTC
71 points
48 comments23 min readLW link

Fun­nel plots: the study that didn’t bark, or, vi­su­al­iz­ing re­gres­sion to the null

gwern4 Dec 2011 11:05 UTC
69 points
41 comments2 min readLW link

Why epi­demiol­ogy will not cor­rect itself

gwern11 Aug 2011 0:54 UTC
68 points
13 comments1 min readLW link

Hofs­tadter’s Superrationality

gwern21 Apr 2012 13:33 UTC
68 points
21 comments1 min readLW link

OpenAI an­nounces GPT-3

gwern29 May 2020 1:49 UTC
67 points
23 comments1 min readLW link
(arxiv.org)