Things I read last week… (WB 15 November 2021)
“The biggest risk to an evolving system is that you become bogged down by experts from a world that no longer exists. The more evolution you have, the more you should expect that expertise has a shelf life.”
Experts from a world that no longer exists.
How payments in Japan work.
Nature’s deep dive into the state of fusion energy.
A proof from Computability Theory showing that an superintelligent AI cannot be contained. [PDF]
A cohort study concluding that drinking tea and coffee was associated with lower risk of stroke and dementia.
John Carmack Keynote at FB Connect. [YouTube]
Predictions from the ‘Grabby Aliens’ paper. [YouTube]
How ocean shipping works. [YouTube]
NASA flowchart to identify that light in the sky.