Men have more hand-grip strength than women (on average), to an even greater degree than I thought.
I now have a Goodreads profile. I’m not going to bother making it exhaustive.
Five silly fonts inspired by mathematical theorems or open problems.
Critique of trim-and-fill as a technique for correcting for publication bias.
Interesting recent interview with Ioannidis.
I have begun work on A beginner’s guide to modern art jazz.
Scraping for Journalism, a guide by ProPublica.
Stuart Russell & others in Nature on autonomous weapons.
Scherer’s “Regulating Artificial Intelligence Systems: Risks, Challenges, Competencies, and Strategies” discusses AI regulation possibilities in the context of both medium-term and long-term challenges, including superintelligence. I remain agnostic about whether regulation would be helpful at this stage.
(Note that although I work as a GiveWell research analyst, I do not study AI impacts for GiveWell, and my view on this is not necessarily GiveWell’s view.)