Human knowledge

It took Newton the better part of 3 years to 'invent' calculus. [1] He is considered to be one of the brightest mathematical minds to have ever lived. Yet most 17 year olds today are capable of mastering the same calculus he did. Why is that?

It's almost too obvious …

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Guide to setting up a new macbook pro

Over time my computer seems to accumulate a whole host of files, programs, and garbage. This manifests in a few ways - the most painful one being that starting new projects always puts me through a maze of dependency management and reinstallations. More recently I've begun to run out of space …

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