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by Collector
April 18th, 2019, 12:30 am
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: Lazarus probabilities are buried alive!
Replies: 50
Views: 2696

Re: Lazarus probabilities are buried alive!

dead women talking Norway 2019 "A woman found dead in a snow quarry in February was declared dead at Molde Hospital. When the police came to check the case, she turned out to be alive."  " the policeman who came to the place got a shock, when the allegedly dead woman gave off a sound." "En kvinne s...
by Collector
April 17th, 2019, 1:21 pm
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Topic: All about Cats
Replies: 787
Views: 40040

Re: All about Cats

just as with dogs, there are good and bad germs.  "for most of my life, if I’ve thought at all about the bacteria living on my skin, it has been while trying to scrub them away. But recently I spent four weeks rubbing them in. " https://www.nytimes.com/2014/05/25/magazine/my-no-soap-no-shampoo-bacte...
by Collector
April 15th, 2019, 5:24 pm
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: News from Outer Space
Replies: 1180
Views: 128162

Re: News from Outer Space

"Einstein was so firmly convinced they not can exist (they 'smelled wrong'; terribly wrong)" — Kip Thorn and they keep smelling terribly  terribly  wrong, but modern physicists kneel to their black holes, and this movement seems to be driven by dark matter and dark energy.   If this is not the the ...
by Collector
April 15th, 2019, 1:20 pm
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: News from Outer Space
Replies: 1180
Views: 128162

Re: News from Outer Space

the black hole they took a picture off, is it one of the small ones that escaped LHC, and got super big? eating too many donuts "the maximum black hole mass never reaches catastrophic size before leaving the Earth."  https://arxiv.org/pdf/0901.2948.pdf  Warped Brane-World Scenario luckily they left ...
by Collector
April 14th, 2019, 5:21 pm
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: All about Cats
Replies: 787
Views: 40040

Re: All about Cats

Screen Shot 2019-04-14 at 6.20.55 PM.png " Long gone are the good old days when a cat's biggest worries were mean dogs or a bath" "What are the benefits of my cat living a lifestyle of abstinence?' and especially 'Why does my cat need to use the internet? Can't he just play with yarn like cats used...
by Collector
April 10th, 2019, 11:02 pm
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: News from Outer Space
Replies: 1180
Views: 128162

Re: News from Outer Space

from the article above:

"A black hole is a region of space from which nothing, not even light, can escape"
"Prof Heino Falcke: "We still have to understand how the light is generated""


A black hole is a religion of space
by Collector
April 10th, 2019, 8:53 am
Forum: General Forum
Topic: Philosophy of Mathematics
Replies: 223
Views: 24197

Re: Philosophy of Mathematics

sorry I meant Duchy (the devil is in the details)

Hartogdom Sleswig now divided by the Danes and Germany
by Collector
April 10th, 2019, 7:58 am
Forum: General Forum
Topic: Philosophy of Mathematics
Replies: 223
Views: 24197

Re: Philosophy of Mathematics

some pay attention to grammar others to numbers, four types of brains! left, right, up and down brains! Abel is your countryman, I would expect correct spelling ;) Duch origin "The Abel family originated in Schleswig and came to Norway in the 17th century." what was his 1823 method about "In 1823 A...
by Collector
April 9th, 2019, 11:31 pm
Forum: Numerical Methods Forum
Topic: The Final Frontier: negative probability in Machine Learning
Replies: 11
Views: 486

Re: The Final Frontier: negative probability in Machine Learning

"Issues in Artificial Intelligence, "the OOM theory suffers from the negative probability problem *NPP) "Learned OOM may sometimes return negative probabilities for some events" (OOM: "Observable Operator Models are generalization of HMM models") Issues in Artificial Intelligence, Robotics and Mach...
by Collector
April 9th, 2019, 10:48 pm
Forum: General Forum
Topic: Philosophy of Mathematics
Replies: 223
Views: 24197

Re: Philosophy of Mathematics

some pay attention to grammar others to numbers, four types of brains! left, right, up and down brains!
by Collector
April 9th, 2019, 10:41 pm
Forum: General Forum
Topic: Philosophy of Mathematics
Replies: 223
Views: 24197

Re: Philosophy of Mathematics

Able prize: " "to give the mathematicians their own equivalent of a Nobel Prize.""

Able prize NOK 6 mill, 
Nobel prize SEK 9 mill.
NOK/SEK 1.08

"equivalent" ?? so yes must be for theoretical math only, not applied!
by Collector
April 9th, 2019, 4:27 pm
Forum: Numerical Methods Forum
Topic: negative transition probability
Replies: 217
Views: 18133

Re: negative transition probability

New way of designing systems against correlated disruptions uses negative probability "he team's new computational method is widely applicable because it can be used to model and optimize any networked system—for example supply chains, transportation systems, communication networks, electrical grid...
by Collector
April 7th, 2019, 10:18 am
Forum: Book And Research Paper Forum
Topic: An Economist Walks into XXXX
Replies: 25
Views: 899

Re: An Economist Walks into XXXX

is he the Bridegroom? playing with fire? where is the bride hiding?
by Collector
April 4th, 2019, 7:55 am
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Topic: Western Europe's tallest skyscraper
Replies: 4
Views: 278

Re: Western Europe's tallest skyscraper

Bearish " Umm - you checked the date on that article?" despite published april 1 it was not an april fools joke!  Negative Interest Rate Insanity Is Behind Western Europe's New Tallest Skyscraper "Business Insider published a piece on April 1st about plans to build Western Europe’s tallest skyscrape...
by Collector
April 3rd, 2019, 7:16 am
Forum: Book And Research Paper Forum
Topic: An Economist Walks into XXXX
Replies: 25
Views: 899

Re: An Economist Walks into XXXX

tacky or not, it is serious stuff, even endorsed by a Nobel

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