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Stud­ies On Slack

Scott Alexander13 May 2020 5:00 UTC
122 points
27 comments24 min readLW link
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Con­fir­ma­tion Bias As Mis­fire Of Nor­mal Bayesian Reasoning

Scott Alexander13 Feb 2020 7:20 UTC
45 points
9 comments2 min readLW link
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Map Of Effec­tive Altruism

Scott Alexander3 Feb 2020 6:20 UTC
17 points
1 comment1 min readLW link
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Book Re­view: Hu­man Compatible

Scott Alexander31 Jan 2020 5:20 UTC
78 points
6 comments16 min readLW link
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As­sor­ta­tive Mat­ing And Autism

Scott Alexander28 Jan 2020 18:20 UTC
49 points
2 comments4 min readLW link
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SSC Mee­tups Every­where Retrospective

Scott Alexander28 Nov 2019 19:10 UTC
36 points
0 comments7 min readLW link
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Men­tal Mountains

Scott Alexander27 Nov 2019 5:30 UTC
99 points
10 comments15 min readLW link
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Autism And In­tel­li­gence: Much More Than You Wanted To Know

Scott Alexander14 Nov 2019 5:30 UTC
65 points
6 comments7 min readLW link
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Build­ing In­tu­itions On Non-Em­piri­cal Ar­gu­ments In Science

Scott Alexander7 Nov 2019 6:50 UTC
62 points
28 comments11 min readLW link
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Book Re­view: Ages Of Discord

Scott Alexander3 Sep 2019 6:30 UTC
36 points
3 comments21 min readLW link
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Book Re­view: Sec­u­lar Cycles

Scott Alexander13 Aug 2019 4:10 UTC
62 points
8 comments16 min readLW link
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Book Re­view: The Se­cret Of Our Success

Scott Alexander5 Jun 2019 6:50 UTC
138 points
8 comments25 min readLW link
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1960: The Year The Sin­gu­lar­ity Was Cancelled

Scott Alexander23 Apr 2019 1:30 UTC
70 points
10 comments11 min readLW link
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Rule Thinkers In, Not Out

Scott Alexander27 Feb 2019 2:40 UTC
108 points
49 comments4 min readLW link
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Book Re­view: The Struc­ture Of Scien­tific Revolutions

Scott Alexander9 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 Alexander3 Jan 2019 3:02 UTC
30 points
0 comments1 min readLW link

Is Science Slow­ing Down?

Scott Alexander27 Nov 2018 3:30 UTC
113 points
77 comments9 min readLW link2 nominations1 review
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Cog­ni­tive En­hancers: Mechanisms And Tradeoffs

Scott Alexander23 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 Alexander25 Sep 2018 19:10 UTC
112 points
35 comments7 min readLW link2 nominations4 reviews
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Me­la­tonin: Much More Than You Wanted To Know

Scott Alexander11 Jul 2018 17:40 UTC
96 points
12 comments15 min readLW link1 nomination
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