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Thoughts on Fooled by Randomness

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Just finished Nassim Nicholas Taleb’s well-known book, Fooled by Randomness. Here are some brief thoughts, in no particular order.

Fast RNG in an Interval

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https://arxiv.org/abs/1805.10941 - Fast Random Integer Generation in an Interval

Catenary Inversion: Curves of Sagrada Familia

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Sagrada Familia is stunning and beautiful. If you ever go visit, don’t miss out on the bottom level: there are exhibitions about the constructions and histor...

Influence - Robert Cialdini

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Following my new year new me resolution, I’ve finished reading the first book of the year (started in December 2017 anyway).