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Scott Alexander

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Con­fir­ma­tion Bias As Mis­fire Of Nor­mal Bayesian Reasoning

Scott Alexander
13 Feb 2020 7:20 UTC
45 points
9 comments2 min readLW link
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Map Of Effec­tive Altruism

Scott Alexander
3 Feb 2020 6:20 UTC
16 points
1 comment1 min readLW link
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Book Re­view: Hu­man Compatible

Scott Alexander
31 Jan 2020 5:20 UTC
77 points
6 comments16 min readLW link
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As­sor­ta­tive Mat­ing And Autism

Scott Alexander
28 Jan 2020 18:20 UTC
49 points
2 comments4 min readLW link
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SSC Mee­tups Every­where Retrospective

Scott Alexander
28 Nov 2019 19:10 UTC
36 points
0 comments7 min readLW link
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Men­tal Mountains

Scott Alexander
27 Nov 2019 5:30 UTC
97 points
9 comments15 min readLW link
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Autism And In­tel­li­gence: Much More Than You Wanted To Know

Scott Alexander
14 Nov 2019 5:30 UTC
62 points
5 comments7 min readLW link
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Build­ing In­tu­itions On Non-Em­piri­cal Ar­gu­ments In Science

Scott Alexander
7 Nov 2019 6:50 UTC
62 points
28 comments11 min readLW link
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Book Re­view: Ages Of Discord

Scott Alexander
3 Sep 2019 6:30 UTC
36 points
3 comments21 min readLW link
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Book Re­view: Sec­u­lar Cycles

Scott Alexander
13 Aug 2019 4:10 UTC
62 points
8 comments16 min readLW link
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Book Re­view: The Se­cret Of Our Success

Scott Alexander
5 Jun 2019 6:50 UTC
136 points
8 comments25 min readLW link
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1960: The Year The Sin­gu­lar­ity Was Cancelled

Scott Alexander
23 Apr 2019 1:30 UTC
66 points
10 comments11 min readLW link
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Rule Thinkers In, Not Out

Scott Alexander
27 Feb 2019 2:40 UTC
102 points
48 comments4 min readLW link
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Book Re­view: The Struc­ture Of Scien­tific Revolutions

Scott Alexander
9 Jan 2019 7:10 UTC
82 points
25 comments19 min readLW link
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Bay Area SSC Meetup (spe­cial guest Steve Hsu)

Scott Alexander
3 Jan 2019 3:02 UTC
30 points
0 comments1 min readLW link

Is Science Slow­ing Down?

Scott Alexander
27 Nov 2018 3:30 UTC
111 points
76 comments9 min readLW link2 nominations1 review
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Cog­ni­tive En­hancers: Mechanisms And Tradeoffs

Scott Alexander
23 Oct 2018 18:40 UTC
44 points
3 comments8 min readLW link
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The Tails Com­ing Apart As Me­taphor For Life

Scott Alexander
25 Sep 2018 19:10 UTC
102 points
34 comments7 min readLW link2 nominations4 reviews
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Me­la­tonin: Much More Than You Wanted To Know

Scott Alexander
11 Jul 2018 17:40 UTC
93 points
11 comments15 min readLW link1 nomination
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Va­ri­eties Of Ar­gu­men­ta­tive Experience

Scott Alexander
8 May 2018 8:20 UTC
129 points
11 comments18 min readLW link2 nominations2 reviews
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