Questions and Topics I Want to Explore (08 August 2022 - 08 August 2022)
One place I use to sort out what I want to be able to explain to others successfully and to be thinking about.
Observations on My Health (18 July 2022 - 18 July 2022)
This page serves as a repository of my notes and observations on changes in my health over time. Whenever I come to believe my psychological or physical state has altered in a highly noticeable manner, I try to record the changes here.
Wikipedia Entries to Explore (13 June 2022 - 08 August 2022)
A list of Wikipedia entries I want to explore more.
Trials in Decision Making (13 June 2022)
Frame: A place where I explore different tools for decision making, using my own goals and desires as the decision-fodder.
Art Docking Bay (11 June 2022 - 27 June 2022)
A docking bay for the images and artworks that I want to use in future posts.
Confirmed Cases of Monkeypox in Europe (09 June 2022 - 27 June 2022)
A look at the number of monkeypox cases in Europe by July 1st 2022.
Modeling Humanity's Robustness to GC/X-Risks (09 June 2022 - 09 June 2022)
An LW post I wrote trying to capture the idea that bacterial modeling may be able to be used to approximate human population and migration responses to global catastrophes.
DNA Digital Data Storage (05 June 2022 - 25 June 2022)
Some threads of molecular biology that funnel into a look at humanity's digital data production before terminating with a treatment of the subject of this article's title; there are some forecasting questions in the brew as well.
"Global health is important for the epistemic foundations of EA, even for longtermists" (02 June 2022 - 02 June 2022)
Some notes on Owen Cotton-Barratt's EAF post "OGlobal health is important for the epistemic foundations of EA, even for longtermists"
"On being ambitious and celebrating failures" (26 May 2022 - 27 May 2022)
Some notes on Luke Freeman's EAF post "On being ambitious and celebrating failures"
People's Attitudes Towards Human Gene-Editing (10 May 2022 - 12 July 2022)
A fractional overview of gene-editing and a scan of and small discussion on people's past and current takes on human gene-editing, with some forecasting questions and considerations mixed in.
"The Big Here and Long Now" (05 May 2022 - 06 May 2022)
Some notes on Brian Eno's essay "The Big Here and Long Now"
US SARS-CoV-2 Deaths May 2022 (05 May 2022 - 09 June 2022)
My estimate for how many deaths there will be from SARS-CoV-2 during the month of May 2022.
One of My Reading Lists (19 April 2022 - 06 August 2022)
For the most part, an unordered and unprioritized list of articles, books, blog posts, and other things I wish to use to learn.
2022 ACX Prediction Contest (22 February 2022 - 23 March 2022)
My predictions for Scott Alexander's 2022 ACX Prediction Contest, along with (eventually) an analysis of my performance and a discussion on the outcomes of the questions.
Forecasting Designer Babies (22 February 2022 - 11 March 2022)
My forecasts and thoughts on how many gene-edited babies will be born in the coming decades; this post does not contain detailed background information on gene-editing technology, or on policy relating to human gene-editing.
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