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by Collector
April 10th, 2019, 7:58 am
Forum: General Forum
Topic: Philosophy of Mathematics
Replies: 223
Views: 24296

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: 16
Views: 697

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: 24296

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: 24296

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: 225
Views: 18402

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: 921

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
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: Western Europe's tallest skyscraper
Replies: 4
Views: 281

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: 921

Re: An Economist Walks into XXXX

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

"In this delightful book... She teaches these principles while entertaining us...Whether a complete novice or a seasoned risk professional, the reader is in for a treat: Bon Appetit!" – R.C.M.
by Collector
April 2nd, 2019, 2:45 pm
Forum: Book And Research Paper Forum
Topic: An Economist Walks into XXXX
Replies: 25
Views: 921

An Economist Walks into XXXX

An Economist Walks into XXXX And Other Unexpected Places to Understand Risk
by Collector
April 1st, 2019, 8:20 pm
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: Western Europe's tallest skyscraper
Replies: 4
Views: 281

Re: Western Europe's tallest skyscraper

Umm - you checked the date on that article?
dont worry dating not allowed in my building!
by Collector
April 1st, 2019, 5:16 pm
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: Western Europe's tallest skyscraper
Replies: 4
Views: 281

Western Europe's tallest skyscraper

Western Europe's tallest skyscraper, which is set to be built in a tiny Danish town https://nordic.businessinsider.com/bestseller-tower-denmark-draws-comparisons-to-eye-of-sauron-2019-4?r=US&IR=T "Sheep and people will apparently co-exist in Bestseller Village." "Holch Povlsen, is Denmark's richest ...
by Collector
March 31st, 2019, 8:10 pm
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: Peak Life passed
Replies: 62
Views: 3308

Re: Peak Life passed

"A press release from Umeå University says that a Norway spruce clone named Old Tjikko, carbon dated as 9,550 years old, is the "oldest living tree".




working on CRISPR it.
by Collector
March 31st, 2019, 11:27 am
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: Peak Life passed
Replies: 62
Views: 3308

Re: Peak Life passed

well I dont think we have reached Peak Music (if measured in quantity)!
by Collector
March 31st, 2019, 9:53 am
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: Peak Life passed
Replies: 62
Views: 3308

Re: Peak Life passed

quantity (long life) typically also gives better quality...   "Young Britons are dying from asthma at a higher rate than their counterparts in any of the other European countries examined in a new study, researchers have revealed."  Young Britons are dying from asthma   (The young generation that ne...
by Collector
March 30th, 2019, 7:57 am
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: Peak Life passed
Replies: 62
Views: 3308

Re: Peak Life passed

 For the third consecutive year, life expectancy in the U.S. has fallen.

stay healthy, eat plenty of fish (preferably Norwegian farmed ? from the country of fresh air and waters )
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