Links for the Week of September 10th, 2018

  1. [AAC Entry] Does The Education System Adequately Serve Advanced Students? (SSC)
  2. Exterminate Mosquitoes for the Sake of Humanity (Quilette).
  3. Flipping the Metabolic Switch: Understanding and Applying the Health Benefits of Fasting.
  4. ‘Crazy Rich Asians’ Has Soared, but It May Not Fly in China (NYT).
  5. A zero-knowledge proof for the existence of God.
  6. Modal wives and why it is hard to marry well (Marginal Revolution).
  7. Humans Are Destroying Animals’ Ancestral Knowledge (The Atlantic).
  8. The education of Betsy DeVos: Why her school choice agenda has not advanced (WaPo).
  9. The Ethics of Consciousness Hunting: How fMRI has become an ethical obligation (Nautilus)
  10. Portugal: Making The First Modern Commercial Empire (Quintus Curtius).
  11. UK’s worst-selling map: The empty landscape charted by OS440 (The Guardian).
  12. Tautochrone curve (Wiki).
  13. Academic Activists Send a Published Paper Down the Memory Hole (Quillette).
  14. Self-Awareness of Political Knowledge.
  15. The Lottery of Fascinations (SSC).
  16. The Parable of the Talents (SSC).
  17. Why Socialists Don’t Believe In Fun (Orwell).
  18. GATTACA: Neven Sesardic (PDF).



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