This year I decided to get into dancing. I actually got into kayaking, gelato, and fancy vinegar.

This year I quit nicotine.

Work

  • Incidence report for a clinical trial.
  • Proposal about developmental neuroscience for AI.
  • Proposal about backfiring AI safety
  • Off Road launch
  • Proposal about emergency research teams.
  • Scoring Isaac Asimov on his futurism


Breakthroughs

  • Epstein-Barr as principal cause of multiple sclerosis
  • Immune therapy for MS https://twitter.com/newscientist/status/1513931415712374789


Papers


Books

  • The Borders of Infinity (short) by Lois Bujold
  • Shards of Honor by Lois Bujold
  • Mirror Dance by Lois Bujold
  • Lord of Light by Zelazny

Worst book:


Essays and sites

https://thingofthings.substack.com/p/on-the-ones-who-walk-away-from-omelas?s=r

  • Jan Kirchner: on scaling academia
  • Jan Kirchner: on not reading papers
  • metaismurder the charisma of leaders
  • harold lee buy things https://stopa.io/ https://astralcodexten.substack.com/p/the-onion-knight?token=eyJ1c2VyX2lkIjoyODY4OTQxLCJwb3N0X2lkIjo0OTgxMDg1OCwiXyI6IlQ1UE95IiwiaWF0IjoxNjQ3NTY5NzYxLCJleHAiOjE2NDc1NzMzNjEsImlzcyI6InB1Yi04OTEyMCIsInN1YiI6InBvc3QtcmVhY3Rpb24ifQ.2-Npg_6GFD1Bv-u6U-z_rrkWBj-impeING9TYlMd7WI&s=r https://astralcodexten.substack.com/p/heuristics-that-almost-always-work https://astralcodexten.substack.com/p/motivated-reasoning-as-mis-applied https://astralcodexten.substack.com/p/book-review-sadly-porn https://astralcodexten.substack.com/p/justice-creep?s=r https://guzey.com/theses-on-sleep/ https://afeteworsethandeath.substack.com/p/in-praise-of-echo-chambers https://jaydaigle.net/blog/replication-crisis-math/ https://economistwritingeveryday.com/2021/03/01/dolly-parton-and-the-danger-of-doing-what-you-love/ https://www.lesswrong.com/posts/sDk3RziupmzShN2RN/cryptoepistemology https://docs.google.com/document/d/1uWs2PnvYsjXMnQ9GSECx1LkZObTk3T-99rwsQ_Jab_k/edit https://anarchonomicon.substack.com/p/cocytarchy?r=1b6v2r&s=w&utm_campaign=post&utm_medium=web&fbclid=IwAR3ZQLsR6e1eWjluZVuHlDrOlahDr8TK4FJdbbqSFm8Ct180zG1zLAtYIlI https://kk.org/thetechnium/103-bits-of-advice-i-wish-i-had-known/

Tweets

Poems

Thomas Lux


Films / TV

  • The Lighthouse


Podcasts


Games

  • Inscryption


Albums


Songs

  • Tonight by Sibylle Baier
  • Jack of Fools by Spencer Cullum
  • Phobia by Nothing but Thieves
  • Pretty Girls by Coco Peila https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fW3tOmLgd30
  • Will Wood

Deals

  • Lenovo Thinkpad Carbon X1 9th Gen (£60) ??????