So keep your house clean and that includes your basement, garage and barn tooget rid of your garbage in time, etc. The cleaner your house, the better.
Jewish sci-fi short story: The Mosul Dam in Iraq could fail soon, potentially causing a flash flood and hundreds of thousands of deaths. The Seasteading Institute announces a deal with French Polynesia to build the first seastead in a lagoon there.
Still a big step. Why the war on poverty failed, and what to do now. Not clear that anyone actually knows what to do now beyond a few good common-sense suggestions. Some towns have tried to help the environment by banning plastic bags.
But the state of Michigan will have none of this, and has banned banning plastic bags. Andrew Gelman attacks the claim that North Carolina is no longer a democracy original blog postSlate articleresponse to counterargument.
RIP utilitarian philosopher Derek Parfit: After my death, there will [be] no one living who will be me. I can now redescribe this fact. Though there will later be many experiences, none of these experiences will be connected to my present experiences by chains of such direct connections as those involved in experience-memory, or in the carrying out of an earlier intention.
Some of these future experiences may be related to my present experiences in less direct ways. There will later be some memories about my life.
And there may later be thoughts that are influenced by mine, or things done as the result of my advice. My death will break the more direct relations between my present experiences and future experiences, but it will not break various other relations. This is all there is to the fact that there will be no one living who will be me.
Now that I have seen this, my death seems to me less bad. Chen on Quora on the speculation that Ritalin may be long-term safer than Adderall. See also this review article. This is definitely not yet psychiatric common knowledge or consensus. Man shoots guy with swastika tattoo at protest ; victim turns out to be antifascist whose tattoo was a swastika in a crossed-out-circle similar to the no-smoking sign; crossed-out-circle apparently less visible than he would have liked.
This is probably a metaphor for life. Was this a mistake or joke? I wonder how many forms you have to fill out for that.
Meta-analysis in the American Journal Of Nutrition: Red meat does not increase risk of cardiovascular disease. Marginal Revolution on libertarian childrens booksmostly notable for this story about libertarian kids traveling to the beach called The Tuttle Twins And The Road To Surfdom.
I like this essay, but I also worry that framing things as percent of global GDP is easy to abuse. I think this is a really important article.
This paper tries to fight the idea of microaggressions by saying that it implies certain testable claims and that those claims are false. Agora Project is an attempt to create a new kind of forum with branching and rejoining discussion topics.Exactly. The initial flood will not necessarily kill a lot of people, simply because if someone at the dam site manages to get a message out and it is efficiently distributed, most of the people living in the areas that get flooded could easily walk to safety.
Romanczyk, Brian, "Fabrication and characterization of III-V tunnel field-effect transistors for low voltage logic applications" (). Thesis. Rochester Institute of Technology.
Anecdote: There’s this really neat bit in the Feynman lectures where he notices that the ratio between the gravitational and electric forces in an atom is on the order of 10^37, and wonders how a number so large could happen in nature. Course Structure and Duration: View Details: Course Structure and Duration.
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