Lynx Roundup, October 30th 2020

Lynx Roundup, October 30th 2020

Cognitive Biases In Software Development! Nuclear Fusion is close to happening! Open-access journal for the mathematics of composition!

Matthew Alhonte
Matthew Alhonte
Cognitive Biases In Software Development
Common mistakes in programming and system design.
Improving the prognosis of health care in the USA
Although health care expenditure per capita is higher in the USA than in any othercountry, more than 37 million Americans do not have health insurance, and 41 millionmore have inadequate access to care. Efforts are ongoing to repeal the AffordableCare Act which would exacerbate health-care inequi…
An Idea From Physics Helps AI See in Higher Dimensions | Quanta Magazine
The laws of physics stay the same no matter one’s perspective. Now this idea is allowing computers to detect features in curved and higher-dimensional space.
Twisted Nuclear Fusion Is Much Closer to Actually Happening
Are we on the brink of a reactor breakthrough?
AI-formulated medicine to be tested on humans for the first time
A drug designed entirely by artificial intelligence is about to enter clinical human trials for the first time. The drug, which is intended to treat obsessive-compulsive disorder, was discovered using AI systems from Oxford-based biotech company Exscientia. While it would usually take around four an…
Quantum Physics is No More Mysterious Than Crossing the Street: A Conversation with Chris Fuchs
According to a quantum interpretation called QBism, there’s no need for parallel universes or physics mysticism.
Compositionality
The open-access journal for the mathematics of composition
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Matthew Alhonte

Supervillain in somebody's action hero movie. Experienced a radioactive freak accident at a young age which rendered him part-snake and strangely adept at Python.