I’ll share five first principles of intelligent, improvement-oriented swimming. First, is to recognize that, as a human swimmer, you are an energy-wasting machine. DARPA, the… Read More »Terry Laughlin: five principles of intelligent swimming (Total Immersion Swimming)
I’ve got soul but I’m not a solderer You may find this short video from Richard Langner helpful if you solder from time to time,… Read More »Technique: Autofeed solder method from Richard Langner
This morning I came across a great article by Joshua Sokol – Why Artificial Intelligence Like AlphaZero Has Trouble With the Real World – that… Read More »Learning environments: kind, wicked and… fiendish?
There is no hidden reserve of smart people who know what they’re doing, anywhere. Not in government, not in science, not in tech, not at… Read More »Patrick McKenzie on the hidden reserve of smart people
You’re probably familiar with the old saw “Knowledge is knowing that a tomato is a fruit; wisdom is knowing not to put it in a… Read More »Educated (9): taxonomy and the fruits of knowledge
If you can raise your children to like and believe in themselves, and to be interested in life and other people, the rest is detail.… Read More »Educated (7): you, life and other people