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How can I efficiently kill the entire human race? It needs to be done.
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>>10663139
Easy, just acknowledge the scientific fact that race is a social construct and then there will be no human race left.
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>>10663225

Would an AI be rogue if it was doing what you instructed it, not misinterpreting your instructions?

It'd be so easy to make an AI that only wanted to kill people.
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>>10663231
>implying anyone in london is a bong
>wanting to hit struggling eastern euro qts
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>>10663317
>It'd be so easy to make an AI that only wanted to kill people.

Why don't we have one then?
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>>10663139
>How can I efficiently kill the entire human race? It needs to be done.

kill yourself
no human race for you to worry about anymore

Well, do your science and find the answer.
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Daily reminder that orthodox finitefags are perfectly OK with this. Daily reminder that "two" is a human construct.
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>>10663094
Clearly the statement in the right box is false, but then you need to explain why is the box right and why you didn't put it in the image
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>>10663094
"Find the true statement and get a free beer!" is the only possibly true statement, so if any statement is true, it must be that one.
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>>10663094
If you read "right" as "true" the left one is a tautology
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>>10663455
/thread

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How fast does aging make you retarded?
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>>10663383
All this misinformation.
Research shows UV is critical in the production of vitamin D and in general lowers all cause mortality.
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/m/pubmed/21454422/
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>>10663470

The article isn't really showing what you seem to believe it does. They are showing that "sunlight exposure" =\= "UV radiation".

> significant reduction in all cause mortality and in cardiovascular mortality associated with several measures of sun exposure.
> ultraviolet exposure from tanning beds is associated with a significant increase in all cause mortality and cancer mortality.
> Such a finding is curious and inconsistent with a vitamin D hypothesis.

So UV radiation alone seems to be associated with higher mortality, while sunlight exposure is associated with lower mortality. While UV is important for the production of vitamin D it seems that UV isn't the only reason for why sunlight exposure is important. One can take vitamin D supplements or short "sun baths" to prop up your D levels without damaging your skin.
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>>10663470
he was most likely talking only about skin aging, in which case he is right
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>>10663487
Correct. And I believe a few of the positive effects from "sun exposure" is due to being outside. Being outside in nature has a multitude of effects on the body, not only physiological.

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My girlfriend has irregular(she basicly never hss regular ones) and very painful(she can't live without her ibuprofen) periods although she says she is healthy and fertile as confirmed by a gynecologist. How concerned should I be about this? I really want to have kids later. How likely is she to have fertility problems or trouble getting pregnant? Can her periods be normalized? We're in our early twenties by the way.
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>>10663270
Just get her pregnant, it will cure her period pains and give her something real to complain about. The longer you wait to knock her up the higher the chance of getting a retard or a freak.
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>>10663471
>give her something real to complain about

Not sure if you wanna do that.
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>>10663270
Is she on a birth control pill? And does she use it to “skip” her periods sometimes?

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Is it true?
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>>10662963
Nothing is infinitely rigid.
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>>10662563
>all movement is sound
>we are sound-stuff
>our every motion is the music of the stars
>we are the universe trying to hear itself
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>>10662551
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>>10663217
The absolute fucking state of /sci/
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>>10662551
The stick doesn't travel from your hand to the one you poke, the stick is traveling at the same distance as your hand.
Doesn't matter if the stick is 10 lightyears long or 10 centimetres long, it still travels at the speed of whatever pushes it.
This is like those shitty troll science things, how could you not understand something this simple?
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>>10663217
When you think about it all movement is waves just like all signals are waves, via fourier transforms etc. If you break it down this way you can see exactly how much of your motion is sound, how much is radio, etc.

Or would that violate the Heisenberg Uncertainty Principle?
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As in, Kepler's Laws explaining orbit? Anon, you do know electrons don't actually orbit nuclei like in the big bang theory scene transitions, right? This question doesn't even really make sense in the best understanding we have of electron motion.

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What's the most valuable resource that possibly exists?
In the far future, hydrogen will be more valuable than any other known stable element: It can be turned into any other stable element with the right equipment, yielding energy as it does.
However, there's unconfirmed/unknown stuff that could be incredibly valuable due to humans not having the means to make it for an extremely long time, if ever.

Definitely the strongest candidate for an ultra-valuable resource is strange matter: If it's ever stable outside of a neutron star, it'd be incredibly useful because it'd be ultra dense but unlike neutronium or black holes it wouldn't have a lower mass limit, allowing it to be used to create small objects of extreme but not astronomical masses (very useful for time distortion, creating Mjolnr, etc.). Also, slamming bits of it together would probably be the easiest way to create a small black hole on demand.
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>>10662492
>What's the most valuable resource that possibly exists?
OPs that aren't faggots. Exceedingly rare.
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>>10662495
fpbp
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Somewhat random question: can you perpetually perform fusion and fission with the same pair of particles and have practical net gain? Penis. (needed another p word to complete the pattern)
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>>10663465
No.
Fusion above iron costs energy.
Fission below iron costs energy.

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>sugar makes you hyperactive
>Sugar makes you fat
Is disinformation or misinformation?
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>>10661388
ADHD here. On sugar I get energetic, as everyone does. Sugar = energy. About 30-60 minutes later I have a sugar crash and have no energy left. At no point have I felt hyperfocus, or even an increase in focus.

What gives me focus is amphetamine.
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>>10661377
If you eat 3000 calories of sugar and burn 2000 calories of it where the fuck do you think it goes? You can only store so much glycogen.
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>>10661377
This logic is invalid.
You could just as easily said:
"Boy is Hyper"
"Boy just went to the bathroom"
"Going to the bathroom gets rid of poop"
"Therefore, getting rid of poop makes boy hyper"
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>>10661377
>sugar makes you hyperactive
Sugar can make you active, but not hyperactive.
Too much sugar can cause diabetes.
Too much conservation chemicals in processed meat can cause hyperactivity.

>Sugar makes you fat
Actually you are more capable to get fat when you don't eat sugar at all.

Daily reminder that most developed countries benefit from climate change, and only Third World is going to be affected in significant negative way.There is no reason for us to abandon our lifestyle so Africans and Pajeets can have less painful existence.
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>>10662252
obviously it's much less than 5%
>woah dude have you seen the new physics coming out of china
>dude let me have a go on your teluguphone
durr
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>>10661828
But who says they get to move here?
("Here" being sovereign Western countries, I assume.)
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>>10661821
You'll have to start digging your own rare earth minerals and start working in call centers instead of shitposting all day anon.

Not to mention, if you think we have migration problems now oh boy are you in for a surprise if we do things the way you want.
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>>10661821
1.) there is no climate change
2.) there is climate change but it's not human-made
3.) human-made climate change is real but it only hits the shithole countries anyway, it's actually good for us <-----
4.) it's real but we're fucked anyway with all these assholes around, nothing you can do
5.) geo-engineering will fix it soon, no need to change anything now
6.) ok, geo-engineering made it worse but now we learned and can stop it(it's too late)
7.) fucking leftists destroyed the world, as expected
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>>10662163

GOYIM YOU WOULDN'T WANT TO REDUCE GDP GROWTH BY .2%

OV VEY REMEMBER THE LOST 6 QUADRILLION $USD

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Is he the greatest mathematical genius alive? Or a fraud?
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>>10662969
I'd rather wait for anime adaption by Shaft.
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>>10662937
No.
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>>10662937
Where can I find his paper?
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>>10663397
>Where can I find his paper?
http://www.kurims.kyoto-u.ac.jp/~motizuki/papers-english.html
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>>10663448
this is some geocities shit right here

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Im taking multi variable calc and linear algebra. all I ever see, and is recommended by my uni, is this vapid excuse of a book. It rarely serves as a good read, with its only purpose the problems it has after every chapter.

What is a good conceptual book on both mutlivariable calculus and linear algebra?
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I love 3blue1brown's youtube channel on all this. His graphics is really on point and he does the best a describing why linear algebra and calculus apply with fantastic visual proofs.
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>>10662955
>I love 3blue1brown's youtube channel on all this. His graphics is really on point and he does the best a describing why linear algebra and calculus apply with fantastic visual proofs.
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>>10663402
Good to know you used the 4chan downvote button.
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that's because you are arrogant. if you want an in-depth treatment of calculus, you take analysis. you aren't ready for an in-depth treatment because you are a brainlet.
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>>10663402
Oh so now 3blue 1brown is onions culture? name a better source for math explanations please

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>has to go out to pee multiple times during exam
>tries to be very quick so supervisor won't suspect I am cheating
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>>10663430
How long was that exam? The longest one I had was 2 and a half hours. Either that was an extremely long exam, or you have a weak bladder.
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>>10663434
My exams are usually 5 hours, and I usually drink alot of water those days to stay hydrated

If space colonies were to use water as radiation shielding material, how thicc should the water layer be in order to completely protect people from the cosmic radiation?
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>>10662200
The Dawn probe at Vesta and Ceres.
Water isn't even kind of rare in the universe, just rarely is it found in liquid form.
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>>10658989
Thickness is irrelevant. The higher energy cosmic rays are going near light speed so your "thicc" water shields get length contracted and the rays go straight through.
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>>10658989
dummy thicc
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>>10662626
hydrated minerals have been detected on Vesta, but not ice. While ceres has ice smaller asteroids might not.
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>>10662630

What did he mean by this? I think I know what he's trying to say, but I can't fully understand his advanced terminology. Can anyone help interpret?
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Forgot the link: https://youtu.be/JgC7YP2ecL8
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OP I doubt anyone on this board will be able to help you. This guys IQ is 200+ easily

Soon i'll have my high school thesis in which I am planning to look at how humans process information and how that links back to various philosophical schools of thought.

My plan of action was to rapidly show people a series of patterns cluttered over each other and then ask them to draw an 'original' pattern.

The reasoning behind this being my observation of often unconsciously using words from text I had only glanced at.

Phenomenology and the human schematic as proposed by Chomsky could be of relevance.

My question to you is: has this been done already and do you think there are valuable findings to be had here?
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>>10662122
look at studies of subliminal messaging, maybe in the context of advertising or cognitive psychology.
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>>10662122
also look into cognitive priming
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>>10662161
is this for ib?
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>>10662118
That sounds good for a HS project BUT you have to have some fallback/bullshit planned in case it turns out you can't design a test that seems to prove/refute anything. Flashing-image tests are controversial even when they do seem to yield some kind of interesting pattern of responses.

There is a big big literature on this kind of thing but as a HS student you can stick to what's in a 1st-year university textbook.

There is no particular reason to think reading works the same way as other faculties, as it is known to be handled by its own specific part of the brain with its own rules and behaviors.
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>>10662161
It's retarded because it starts with half baked literature. Chomsky isn't accurate about linguistics let alone whatever bs you're talking about. Do something simple


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