We enter the scene in which young Winston Smith has already arrived at HR, to receive an emergency DIE training from Maxine O’Brien, a training which uses the new and promising DIE-AL, […]
What’s The Difference Between Explanation & Prediction?
Our main goal is to learn if or how a theory can be falsified. Sound easy? It isn’t. In order to get there, we first need to grasp what is meant by […]
Experts: Stop Us Before We Let AI Become Aware & Kill Us All!
To reify, v: consider an abstract concept to be real. Now the Scientist was more cunning than any Expert in the field which the Dean had made. And he said to the […]
Jokes Against The Regime Now A Crime: Douglass Mackey, A.K.A. Ricky Vaughn, Convicted
My dear friends and despised enemies, in spite of the day this is not a joke. I wouldn’t joke. Not anymore. I don’t want to go to jail. Jokes which the Regime […]
What If There Were TransRays?
Anon writes: I was having a discussion earlier about the clown world we find ourselves in, specifically “transgender” stuff, and along the way an interesting question came up. Suppose some bright spark […]
Modulation of Ice Ages – Without CO2 — Guest Post by Ralph Ellis
Ellis sent me his paper “Modulation of Ice-ages via Precession and Dust-Albedo Feedbacks” in Geoscience Frontiers, and I found it rather intriguing. To greatly simplify: CO2 is good for you, and it’s […]
Lawyers Seek To Add Stock Of Lawyer Jokes By Demanding Oil Companies Be Prosecuted For Homicide
We would none of us be shocked to learn a lawyer has latched onto a lawsuit designed to squeeze a wealthy corporation, a corporation whose business is no longer fashionable or palatable […]
Bringing Order To Disordered Views Of Entropy
This is the second post reviewing Sabine Hossenfelder’s new book Existential Physics. First is my criticism of Many Worlds. If you are short of time, skip to the bottom today. Entropy, some […]