Contest is open to students worldwide, except where void or prohibited by law. Essays must be written in English only.
Famous books rewritten in the style of Donald Trump: The government hopes to build up the philosophy as some kind of principled alternative to Western liberalism, although for now it still seems kind of forced.
Bonus for people with too many stereotypes about the conformist East: Relevant to our interests: Can we really kill all mosquitos in the world to eliminate malaria?
Of course Brian Tomasik weighs in.
Y Combinator is interested in basic income. A lot of talk recently on the persistency of ancestry-adjusted economic success — that is, the peoples who were doing more agriculture thousands of years ago are more modernized and prosperous today. Useful for journalists and developers who want to know how and if Chinese people will view their site; interesting for other people who want to know what Chinese Internet users have to go through every day.
Compound already has some medical uses and so might be prescribable off-label though talk to a real neurologist first before you believe this. If you ever wanted to know what Louis XIV, Mark Antony, and James Maxwell would look like if they were pretty anime girls, now you have moehistory dot tumblr dot com.
Plomin et al on Discontinuity in the genetic and environmental causes of the intellectual disability spectrum. Severely disabled people have specific disorders not related to normal intellectual variation; mildly disabled people just got the short end of the stick in the ordinary genetic lottery.
Redditors recollect the best Cards Against Humanity plays ever. Spotted Toad discusses a paper about genetic confounds to value-added teacher pay.
Man hacks a bunch of drones together to create a functioning hoverboardflies it over a lake, is slain by Dutch attack eagles. A few years ago, some libertarians said they would move to New Hampshire if 20, other libertarians also agreed to move to New Hampshire.
The theory was that New Hampshire was small and already pretty libertarian, and 20, people is a lot of people, so they would have a lot of influence to affect the state and build the sort of libertarian community they wanted. Needless to say this is a pretty creative way of doing activism.
I generally support people branching off into legally isolated communities in order to let everyone achieve their goals simultaneously — but if I were a non-libertarian New Hampshirite right now I would be pretty upset.
This week in accurate animal names: This week in inaccurate animal names: Impressive recent progress in US internet speed. On the one hand, my theory of a vast conspiracy to replace success-based-on-merit with success-based-on-college-admissions plus college-admissions-based-on a-fuzzy-system-which-in-the-end-will-reduce-to-social-class-and-conformity was overly paranoid and politicized.
On the other hand, this article. New study suggests that rise in college tuitions pretty much entirely from effects of increased subsidization. If Clinton wins the primary, will Sanders backers be too bitter to support her in the general?
Low resting heart rate is associated with violence in late adolescence. My totally non-serious troll theory is that this is why stimulants decrease adolescent violence.
This week in academic intolerance: Christian college kicks out professor who says Christians and Muslims worship the same god.
Obligatory denunciation of Ancel Keys is of course included. The Washington Post has a really good post-mortem with a survey of the arguments and counterarguments. The effect of culture: German families who watched West German as opposed to East German TV had fewer childrenmaybe because the West German shows promoted a culture of smaller family sizes.
I freely admit I would not have predicted this and will have to adjust a lot of my beliefs. The US is finally starting to win Math Olympiadsand all it had to do was get a couple of bright kids out of the normal school system and into places that could cultivate their talents.
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Famous books rewritten in the style of Donald Trump: Lord Of The Rings, Atlas Shrugged Confucianism is newly popular in China after bouncing back from its Cultural Revolution-era ban. The government hopes to build up the philosophy as some kind of principled alternative to Western liberalism, although for now it still seems kind of forced.
Blog ARI to Award Essay Contest Winners More Than $67, in Prize Money Blog The Editors | Feb ARI is giving away more than $67, in prize money to high school students who participate in its annual essay contests for Ayn Rand’s novels Anthem and The Fountainhead. But it is the nature of the human beast that after enough time has passed- 20 years will do, but in today’s media saturated 24/7 news cycle apparently 20 minutes will do, as well- the things of the past are just that, the things of the past. Ayn Rand (/ ˈ aɪ n ˈ r æ n d /; born Alisa Zinov'yevna Rosenbaum, Russian: Али́са Зино́вьевна Розенба́ум; February 2 [O.S. January 20] – March 6, ) was a Russian-American novelist, philosopher, playwright, and screenwriter. She is known for her two best-selling novels, The Fountainhead and Atlas Shrugged, and for developing a philosophical system she.
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