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Evonomics – Wealth power productivity

Why Wealth Is Determined More by Power Than Productivity Everything in this article is true enough, in a sense, yet not sufficient to understand the existential level dangers present in our current economic and political systems. To begin to see … Continue reading

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Quora – worst scientific mistake

Quora – Worst scientific mistake It is an almost impossible question to answer, and there are many reasonable ones given already, yet for me, one stands out clear of all others, and that was made by perhaps the most brilliant … Continue reading

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Laurie – When pigs fly

When Pigs Fly Hi Laurie, Agree. I look forward to the day that war, injustice and hunger are found only in history books. I think it is achievable, and it will require some delicate balances. People are generally on their … Continue reading

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Quora – shortcuts in life

Quora – Do you believe there are shortcuts in life? How did you find the shortcuts? In the big picture, no. Neural networks require experience to develop competencies. There is no substitute for experience. Experience usually involves making mistakes, and … Continue reading

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Quora – importance of power

Quora – What is the importance of power? Power is fundamental to doing anything. It is the ability to make something happen. The term power has many aspects to its meaning. It can refer to authority granted or assumed. It … Continue reading

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Quora – problems with longevity

What is it like if someone can live up to 500 years with good health? Will he or she likely to be in any pressure as all of their beloved die before him or her? I’d love to write an … Continue reading

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Quora – increasing lifespans

What’s the most interesting research going on right now for increasing life span? I suspect Ray Kurzweil knows the answer to that, but he seemed to quite intentionally not answer the question that Peter Diamandis asked him on that subject … Continue reading

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