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    Stay in the Game

    https://www.albertbridgecapital.com/drew-views/2019/6/17/stay-in-the-game?fbclid=IwAR2G9s33H0TGZECB-a3vPToMuCqkQkOt2RqemJMyxdCK4kaZJYHEuhyeC1M
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    Your most interesting fact about Pi

    Q. What is the volume of a pizza with radius z and thickness a? A. pizza
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    Question about the Scientific process

    Sorry, I used the word simulation incorrectly; I actually meant experiment. I wanted to explain the scientific process to a "just a theory" friend. But I realized I need to know more detail about the process, before I try to pass my bits and pieces of knowledge. Since there is no clear-cut...
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    Question about the Scientific process

    If Darwin had to propose his ideas (for the very first time) today in a scientific journal, he will have to do it as a hypothesis? And later who accepts or approves it as a theory? Also why Katharine Milton's ideas are a hypothesis, not a theory?
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    Question about the Scientific process

    I meant, even without a lab simulation, it still qualified for a scientific theory. I'm familiar with the layman mistake of calling a scientific theory as 'just a theory'.
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    Question about the Scientific process

    Ideally, I would like to see an article on the PF insights about the scientific process about how we come up with laws, theories, and hypothesis. May be I missed, if so, please point me to the right page. My specific questions are as follows: Is there a lab experimental evidence a must to...
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    Ramanujan Movie

    This is a well taken movie. Would strongly recommend...
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    Collection of Science Jokes P2

    What do we want? TIME MACHINES! When do we want them? DOESN'T MATTER!
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    Twitter Worker Making $160K Struggling to Survive?

    Thanks for pointing out this.
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    Twitter Worker Making $160K Struggling to Survive?

    I used https://www.taxact.com/tools/tax-bracket-calculator.asp and https://smartasset.com/taxes/california-tax-calculator#GraGGTOArq The federal tax comes to 33,000 and state tax comes to 7200 (both the numbers using a taxable income of 142K and after rounding). So tax is 33,000 + 7,200 =...
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    Twitter Worker Making $160K Struggling to Survive?

    I live in bay area, comparable age, salary and job. My financials are not that bad, since we have a double income. But many of my single income coworkers are in the same boat. Here are the expenses I can think of: Base Salary = 160,000 401K deduction = 18,000 Net Income = 160,000 - 18,000 =...
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    Richard Feynman a womanizer?

    Personal life could be interesting to some people. That's why there are biographies about famous people, and people buy them. No one is saying we need to mix the scientist's accomplishments with his personal life. This thread is not about his scientific accomplishments.
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    Richard Feynman a womanizer?

    http://www.independent.co.uk/news/science/the-secret-sex-life-of-marie-curie-1586244.html Here it mentions that it is mentioned in Feynman's biography:
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    Richard Feynman a womanizer?

    Just found a blog about both Feynman and Munger and their similarities in their own fields. https://25iq.com/2016/03/12/richard-feynman-and-charlie-munger-expert-generalists/
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