riceissa(Issa Rice)

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Ex­po­si­tion as sci­ence: some ideas for how to make progress

riceissa8 Jul 2022 1:29 UTC
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How to get peo­ple to pro­duce more great ex­po­si­tion? Some strate­gies and their assumptions

riceissa25 May 2022 22:30 UTC
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A scheme for sam­pling durable goods first-hand be­fore mak­ing a purchase

riceissa17 Feb 2022 23:36 UTC
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Ar­gu­ments about Highly Reli­able Agent De­signs as a Use­ful Path to Ar­tifi­cial In­tel­li­gence Safety

27 Jan 2022 13:13 UTC
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Analo­gies and Gen­eral Pri­ors on Intelligence

20 Aug 2021 21:03 UTC
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ri­ceissa’s Shortform

riceissa27 Mar 2021 4:51 UTC
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Timeline of AI safety

riceissa7 Feb 2021 22:29 UTC
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Dis­cov­ery fic­tion for the Pythagorean theorem

riceissa19 Jan 2021 2:09 UTC
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Gems from the Wiki: Do The Math, Then Burn The Math and Go With Your Gut

17 Sep 2020 22:41 UTC
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Plau­si­ble cases for HRAD work, and lo­cat­ing the crux in the “re­al­ism about ra­tio­nal­ity” debate

riceissa22 Jun 2020 1:10 UTC
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[Question] Source code size vs learned model size in ML and in hu­mans?

riceissa20 May 2020 8:47 UTC
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[Question] How does iter­ated am­plifi­ca­tion ex­ceed hu­man abil­ities?

riceissa2 May 2020 23:44 UTC
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[Question] What are some ex­er­cises for build­ing/​gen­er­at­ing in­tu­itions about key dis­agree­ments in AI al­ign­ment?

riceissa16 Mar 2020 7:41 UTC
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[Question] What does Solomonoff in­duc­tion say about brain du­pli­ca­tion/​con­scious­ness?

riceissa2 Mar 2020 23:07 UTC
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[Question] Is it harder to be­come a MIRI math­e­mat­i­cian in 2019 com­pared to in 2013?

riceissa29 Oct 2019 3:28 UTC
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De­liber­a­tion as a method to find the “ac­tual prefer­ences” of humans

riceissa22 Oct 2019 9:23 UTC
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[Question] What are the differ­ences be­tween all the iter­a­tive/​re­cur­sive ap­proaches to AI al­ign­ment?

riceissa21 Sep 2019 2:09 UTC
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In­ver­sion of the­o­rems into defi­ni­tions when generalizing

riceissa4 Aug 2019 17:44 UTC
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[Question] De­gree of du­pli­ca­tion and co­or­di­na­tion in pro­jects that ex­am­ine com­put­ing prices, AI progress, and re­lated top­ics?

riceissa23 Apr 2019 12:27 UTC
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Com­par­i­son of de­ci­sion the­o­ries (with a fo­cus on log­i­cal-coun­ter­fac­tual de­ci­sion the­o­ries)

riceissa16 Mar 2019 21:15 UTC
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