Many Western critics see the Hindu-Buddhist idea of the impermanence and transitory nature of the world as a gloomy, pessimistic and almost nihilistic…
Forgetting and limited memory aid learning
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more metrics and more complex metrics don't solve the problem
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Why does a single-minded focus on one variable fail?
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How all complex systems can and must be efficient, robust and evolvable to thrive
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In a recent study, researchers found that relieving acute pain using anti-inflammatory drugs can increase the chances of developing chronic pain. This…
why degeneracy rather than redundancy is the key to preserving system resilience
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the essential role of transient stress in our body and the broader lessons from mitohormesis
All simple, legible processes eventually transform into a complex, illegible mess
defining hyperinflation and the necessary pre-conditions for hyperinflation
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James Scott's idea of radical simplification as a lens to analyse human history
the Covid vaccine rollout and the dysfunctionality of institutions in the West
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