There’s a certain sort of person who sets their ideas up as explicitly “intellectual” yet explicitly opposed to academia. A few … More
Today’s subway station thoughts: I originally got into reading Less Wrong because it seemed a lot like academia except with … More
Real life is the game that – literally – everyone is playing. But it can be tough. This is your guide.
Someone asked the following question on Quora: Learning: Do grad school students remember everything they were taught in college all … More
The following post is something I’ve seen floating around on the internet for a long time. I think Kai Chang … More
A blogger (Ted Gonder) talks about what he wishes he knew before he started college. I deleted one of them … More
From A Mathematician’s Lament, by Paul Lockhart: Everyone knows that something is wrong. The politicians say, “we need … More