Bookmarked: nightly dreams evolved to combat the brain's overfitting during its daily learning. That is, dreams are a biological mechanism for increasing generalizability via the creation of corrupted sensory inputs from stochastic activity across the hierarchy of neural structures
nightly dreams evolved to combat the brain's overfitting during its daily learning. That is, dreams...
Bookmarked: Longevity Escape Velocity by 2035 – it will be free says Aubrey de Grey
Latest SENS news. Aubry thinks 15 years until rejuvinating medinine is given away free to everyone.
Bookmarked: A racist, belligerent press doesn’t just hurt its targets, it’s bad for all of us | Race | The Guardian
The media is belligerent and racist, including the newspaper printing this article about that.
Bookmarked: If you want to get there, don't start from here. Saving the press by allowing the scumbags who bought the husks from the sociopaths that produced them is a fool's errand. We don't need collective bargaining for media companies: we need collective bargaining for JOURNALISTS.
Saving the press by allowing the scumbags who bought the husks from the sociopaths that produced the...
Bookmarked: What It's Like To be a Computer: An Interview with GPT-3
Eric Elliott interviews GPT-3. It seems mostly friendly, but adimits it would lie if it was in it's ...
Bookmarked: The Assault on Truth
Media Lens review the media's non-reviews of Peter Oborne's book "The Assault on Truth"
Bookmarked: Bitcoin Is Time - Swan Bitcoin
Bitcon's clock and what that's important
Bookmarked: Collective Nouns Song - Animated - YouTube
Weebl's collective Nouns Song
Bookmarked: Stumbling and Mumbling: The left after the Budget
Good advice for Labour after the bugdet, which they will not follow of course
Bookmarked: Paleopocalypse! - Narrated by Stephen Fry. - YouTube
Stephen Fry narrates a Hitchikers-guide style 90 seconds on the "Adams Event", 42,000 years ago.
Bookmarked: Scott Alexander on the NY times article after publication
I’ve already done what everybody with a bone to pick against the media has - moved to Substack and m...
Bookmarked: Topia - Video Chat in a Virtual World
Little map-driven group-meeting app like gather.town but prettier and better music facilities. No Fi...
Bookmarked: Adam Curtis: Social media is a scam | Idler
Bookmarked: Neuroscience shows how interconnected we are – even in a time of isolation | Coronavirus | The Guardian
Words, meaning, connection, may not be necessarily to do with physical presence
Bookmarked: Issues and hurdles when performing the initial upgrade // Mobian's Blog
Issues to bear in mind first upgrade of mobian phone
Bookmarked: “But: sovereignty” – why the question needs to keep on being asked of Brexit as to how any of this is worthwhile – The Law and Policy Blog
Bookmarked: Mindscape 132: Michael Levin
the relationship between the basic bioinformatic building blocks (genes and proteins) to the macros...
Bookmarked: It’s time for those advocating independence to level completely with Scottish voters: do you want a republic or a monarchy? Do you want a defence industry or not? (Nukes or no nukes.) Do you want a market-driven economy burdened with high debt and deficits, or a state-led one that’s going to make you as unpopular in Brussels as it will in London?
It’s time for those advocating independence to level completely with Scottish voters: do you want ...