Reading, Watching, Listening 📖👀👂
Sometimes I like to read, here's my notes on what I've read (or watched if it feels appropriate to go here) since the summer of 2020
What I'm checking out right now
Things I'm planning to read, watch and listen to next:
- YouTube -Master Shi Heng Yi – 5 hindrances to self-mastery | Shi Heng YI | TEDxVitosha(Added Feb 2021)
- YouTube -TEDxMaastricht - Jan Gunnarsson - "Hostmanship: the art of making people feel welcome"(Added Jan 2021)
Regular places to find content
Newsletters, blogs, lists of content or any other places or ways that I find stuff. Last updated: 4th December 2020.
I have written a little "Automated" tag next to anything I automatically get notified about for new content.
- Blogger - Derek Sivers (Automated - email newsletter) - Self development and inspirational posts and books. Normally very short and impactful content
- Blogger - Wait But Why - Time Urban (Automated - email newsletter) - Long form deep dives into self development, future, society and all sorts of wonderful things
- Community Posts - LessWrong (Automated - email newsletter) - Community of rationalists writing posts on a variety of rationalist topics
- Podcast - The Bayesian Conspiracy - Podcast on rationality
- Podcast - The Methods Of Rationality Podcast - Rationalist fiction including Harry Potter and the Methods of Rationality
- List - Rationality Reading List - Have gone through this an added my favourites here, but this may get updated. Last looked at (2020-12-05)
- List - Rational Reads - Rationality Fiction List
- Search - LessWrong Search "Book List"
- Search - LessWrong Search "Reading List"
- List - LessWrong Best Popular books on Every Subject
- List - LessWrong Best Textbooks on Every Subject
- List - LessWrong Recommended Rationalist reading
- List - LessWrong Best Explainers on Different Subjects
- Blog - Rationalist (and more) blog from someone who posts a bit on LessWrong
Topics I want to look for content
- Self development
- Critical thinking
- Evolutionary biology
- Social science
- Game development
Previous things I've watched, read and listened to. For more details and comments on things check the updates
- LessWrong -Luna Lovegood and the Chamber of Secrets - Part 1(Finished Jan 2021)
- *The Games That Designed Themselves(Finished Jan 2021)
- Should Game Designers Listen to Negative Feedback?(Finished Jan 2021)
- *Wikipedia -Ship of Theseus(Finished Feb 2021)
- *LessWrong -#3: Choosing a cryonics provider(Finished Jan 2021)
- *LessWrong -#2: Neurocryopreservation vs whole-body preservation(Finished Jan 2021)
2021-02-15 - 2021-02-21
Read less articles this week but still reading Worm and AI-Zombies.
2021-02-07 - 2021-02-14
Making normal progress on Worm and Rationality AI-Zombies. Also some interesting articles on:
- Ship of Theseus
- Reasons against anti-aging
- How is Cryo different from Pascal's Mugging?
- Is Immortality Ethical?
2021-01-31 - 2021-02-06
Been continuing to read Worm in the evenings and Rationality AI-Zombies in the morning.
Also added some regular sources to find content
2021-01-23 - 2021-01-23
Integrated my Pocket list into this page.
2020-12-04 - 2020-12-04
Restructured this entire document so I can better keep track of past and future resources. As well as reminding myself of where to find content and what kind of content I want to look for.