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Base Hits > Homeruns

After talking to a number of PhD students, I’ve come to conclude two things. First, that many (especially in “genius disciplines” like maths or physics) are motivated by the goal of being the smartest human who ever lived—“the next Einstein”, … Continue reading

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the Welsh longbow as Weapon of Mass Destruction stirrups, knights, and heraldic crests Henry V and the Battle of Agincourt the high cost of a plowshare and a team of oxen: That’s why villages happened. horses ≻ oxen legumes + … Continue reading

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