Snail drinking a dew drop from an acorn head. And a comparison of bee sizes.
NYT Opinion from an Australian — Dear America, Why Did You Let Us Down? And what the hell, Australia?
Good Judgement Project update — I have now submitted my initial predictions for the 9 available questions in The World In 2017 challenge. You should all get started now, especially while there is still a huge error in the current forecast of whether Leung Chun-ying will win re-election as Chief Executive of…
This is a new attempt at more frequent communication. Hopefully I will be able to generate one of these about once a week — we shall see!
Researchers at Google have created the first scalable quantum simulation of a molecule using a variational quantum eigensolver, which is a quantum analog…
Extract of a lecture given by Waleed Aly (the Andrew Olle Media Lecture) on the changing nature of media and news — long and interesting.
“Technology is never value-neutral. It might allow us to do things we already do more easily. It may offer us new ways of delivering the same service…