Policy entrepreneurship at the White House
Mach 12 airplanes
Mach 17 airplanes
A... unique interview? with Marc Andreessen?
Recent interview with Peter Thiel
Gene therapy for elevated LDL cholesterol
Can you tell fake from true paper abstracts? (Via Scott Alexander)
Why is the Moscow metro so nice given that Soviet buildings are more on the brutalist end (also via Scott)
Curtis Yarvin on AI risk skepticism (Coincidentally, also my argument: diminishing returns to intelligence + inherent unpredictability of the world; though afaik I've never written about this.)
Ada Nguyen on not overthinking
From a social scientist that quit Academia: "most social psych research does not matter"
Why do we produce LDL, I ask Twitter. Should we aim to have 0 LDL? I get some answers.
One more case of highly credentialed academic shitposting
Going up mountains might be bad for your brain
A bunch of reprogramming papers coming up this week: reprogramming muscles, better understanding reprogramming (including various OSKM combinations as well as non-Yamanaka reprogramming), and reprogramming for lifespan
Persuading the body to regenerate its limbs, one more Michael Levin piece
Wokeness is just applying the law in the US
Against against SATs
Critique of the Hallmarks of Aging
Martin Borch Jensen's longevity apprenticeship
Calling bullshit, a course