"Educate yourself, so you can be part of the conversation. Learn something scientific, something mathematic. Explore philosophy. Study paleontology. Try to learn a new language. You don’t even have to make fluency your goal, just get a few more words in your head. Listen to an educational podcast. Professors from colleges are offering their lectures online for free. One of my greatest challenges as a teacher was convincing students they were smart after someone had told them they were dumb."
First up in our tour of the 2019 pantheon: the Human Colossus.
"The perminence of reading. The insistence of reading"
- The Parigreen 1967 J.A. Baker
- Jospeh Conrad short stories
- Bernal Diaz - The conquest of new spain
- Friedrich Hölderlin
- Heinrich von Kleist
Werner Herzog interviwed by Eric Weinstein
"Symbiosis with artificial intelligence" as goal
...10,000 electrodes inserted into your brain by a robot... that can read and write to neurons.
"...our goal is to make it as easy and stress-free as lasik surgery..."
@grafofilia what is your perspective on those recent articles about ev scooter companies "not going to be around long" claiming they are not affordable or reliable/long lasting enough to return a profit after paying for the initial hardware, damages (insurance surely) and maintainence costs, BS or some truth?
Merveilles is a community project aimed at the establishment of new ways of speaking, seeing and organizing information — A culture that seeks augmentation through the arts of engineering and design. A warm welcome to any like-minded people who feel these ideals resonate with them.