Astral Codex Ten

Scott Alexander
P(A|B) = [P(A)*P(B|A)]/P(B), all the rest is commentary.
Created 30 Aug 2020
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  • Correction: London Meetup Location
    15 Oct 2021 • < 1 min read • 7 10
    Sorry to spam you all with this, but my previous post was wrong. The real London meetup will be at drums.decide.secret, aka the Barbican Lakeside Terrace (see also map here). Time is still correct. So...
  • Open Thread 194 + London/Oxford Meetups This Weekend
    15 Oct 2021 • < 1 min read • 11 415
    This is the weekly visible open thread. Odd-numbered open threads will be no-politics, even-numbered threads will be politics-allowed. This one is even-numbered, so go wild - or post about whatever el...
  • Links For October
    14 Oct 2021 • 9 min read • 55 502
    [Remember, I haven’t independently verified each link. On average, commenters will end up spotting evidence that around two or three of the links in each links post are wrong or misleading. I correct ...
  • Highlights From The Comments On Kids And Climate Change
    13 Oct 2021 • 20 min read • 78 525
    Ramparen writes: No one really does it because of climate change imo, that is just a neat excuse to avoid the responsibility and limitations that being a parent brings into your life Of course, this w...
  • Please Don't Give Up On Having Kids Because Of Climate Change
    11 Oct 2021 • 13 min read • 170 1290
    I. A recent poll finds that 39% of young people “feel uncertain” about having children because of climate change. And sure, people say a lot of things on polls, but people seem to be talking about thi...
  • Learn German With ACX
    08 Oct 2021 62 58
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  • Open Thread 193 + Berlin/Paris Meetups This Weekend
    07 Oct 2021 • < 1 min read • 18 437
    This is the weekly visible open thread. Odd-numbered open threads will be no-politics, even-numbered threads will be politics-allowed. This one is odd-numbered, so be careful. Otherwise, post about an...
  • Classifieds Thread 10/2021
    06 Oct 2021 • < 1 min read • 39 287
    I overestimated my ability to write stuff while traveling, so let’s do this again. Advertise your blog, product, resume, dating preferences, etc.
  • Highlights From The Comments On Modern Architecture
    04 Oct 2021 • 35 min read • 72 734
    Thanks to everyone who commented on Whither Tartaria (currently 1079 comments). Many of you really like modern architecture, and many others of you really hate it. I appreciate most of you being able ...
  • Open Thread 192 + Vienna/Prague Meetups This Weekend
    30 Sep 2021 • < 1 min read • 16 603
    This is the weekly visible open thread. Odd-numbered open threads will be no-politics, even-numbered threads will be politics-allowed. This one is even-numbered, so go wild - or post about whatever el...
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