“Beyond the way they speak, there is only one (no two!) features of American life which I find really tiresome. The impossibility of getting a bath in …
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“We have a different kind of awareness about what might happen than we have of what probably has happened” In physicist Richard P. Feynman’s fifth lect…
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How Antisemitism Destroyed Mathematics in Germany
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A Shannon cipher, named after mathematician Claude Shannon (1916–2001) is a simplified cipher mechanism for encrypting a message using a shared secret …
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On or about the 31st of January 1913, mathematician G.H. Hardy of Trinity College at Cambridge University received a parcel of papers from Madras, Indi…
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The University of Göttingen (1800–1933)
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“I would like to make a number of remarks on the relation of mathematics and physics”
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“Now, I am become Death, the destroyer of worlds.”
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In a lecture held by 1965 Nobel Laureate in Physics Richard Feynman (1918–1988) on September 26th, 1985, the question of artificial general intelligenc…
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The Fifth Solvay International Conference on Electrons and Photons (1927)
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“Any consistent formal system F within which a certain amount of elementary arithmetic can be carried out is incomplete; i.e. there are statements of t…
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How to Ensure Fairness as a Mechanistic Outcome
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