The number of points in N dimensional space is always aleph-one. And you can also divide this space into aleph-one disjunct N-1 dimensional spheres.

Is there a way to divide 3D space into aleph-one cubes with no common volume? They may touch each other, but may not share some common volume.

If you can find one such space division, you brought down the ZF Set Theory.

EDIT:

Discussion there:

http://lesswrong.com/lw/p5p/open_thread_june_19_june_25_2017/du4t

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Two corner stones for the Climate Change narrative are obviously shaky. Our planet was once warm, thanks to its faster rotation in the first place. And the locally rising sea is a bulshit as well.

These basic facts explains a lot!

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What is the amount of sea rise in Trieste? Of course, no local land erosion or something like that is assumed.

EDIT:

Some discussion here:

http://lesswrong.com/r/discussion/lw/p4q/open_thread_june_12_june_18_2017/dtsv

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MakeIntVar A Inc A Inc A A=A*A A=A+A Dec A

Or

MakeIntVar A MakeIntVar B Inc A Inc B Shl A, A Shl A, A A=A-B

You can do all the basic operations + – * \ and you can shift right and left, and decrease or increase any variable, which you have to “MakeIntVar” first. By doing that, the variable is initialized to zero.

Now, make 2314 with the shortest possible algorithm.

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You can use numerals as well.

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We have two equal stars, A and B. Then we have a planet called X in the orbit around A, and a planet called Y around the star B.

Everything else equal, except for the rotation speed of both planets. Planet X rotates 20% faster than planet Y. The question is, which planet has a higher average surface temperature.

Edit: See discussion:

http://lesswrong.com/r/discussion/lw/p1m/open_thread_may_22_may_28_2017/dsis

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The problem was to place a complete set of white chess pieces on the chessboard such that the number of bonds between them is maximal. Here you see that the king protects 8 neighbouring pieces and the pawn in the top line covers no piece. The number of all protections is 53 and it can’t be done any better. (You may notice a pawn in the first line and that bishops are of the same color, but that’s fine.)

If you now add 40 more queens and rearrange all those 56 pieces, then there will be at most 338 bonds in total. We call that number B – the maximal bonding number for the set F. For all the white pieces it’s 53, for 2 knights only it’s 2, and so on.

We have a set F with bonding number B1. And a proper subset F’ with the bonding number B2. B1 is equal to B2. Which set is that?

In other words, for which set you can remove one or more pieces and the maximal bonding number remains the same as it was initially.

There is a trivial solution of any single piece and the empty set, but as always, we want a nontrivial solution.

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- Fashion, says Jim, is upstream of everything. One picks his ideas according to what is high status and that’s that. In the Soviet Union being a Christian wasn’t high status, but in the today Russia it is. It is not a question of how you deliberate and ponder about the Holy Trinity or any other Orthodox Christianity/politics/science stuff, because you can’t do much pondering anyway. You just use your status perceiving as a proxy when idea shopping. Jim says, now we have a transition into more “ancient regime” or aristocratic, Trumpetian fashion, which is easy to spot and difficult to imitate. A situation as it was centuries ago.
- Jordan Peterson says, that no matter if you are a male lobster or a male human, you are born into this serotonin driven male hierarchy as the most important environmental determinant. Girls have their own status piramide, a bit different than boys, but basically we are all in this. He also says that we got our exceptional eyesight thanks to snakes and fruits. We had to see what was good fruit and where a snake was crawling. Eve’s legend is very much about this.
- A friend of a friend of mine has an idea where instead of fracking, you put some special bacteria deep down into the Earth’s crust to eat all the methane there. In the process those bacteria would produce electricity which you pick up by a cable and bring to the surface. Fracking version II, or “electricity fracking”.
- It’s a good time to be dead now, and alive much later, when the Universe will be much colder. Then, the amount of computing available will be many orders of magnitude greater. Every second
**then**, will count for a trillion or so current ages of the Universe**now**. Save for the future, they say. - Use Neural Networks for everything! They say that if you don’t know how to solve any solvable problem by using NN’s now, don’t worry, those networks will soon be able to do it. Or eventually. Who thought that they could learn to play Super Mario and Go that well.
- Imagine, that agrumes like lemons, oranges and more than 20 others suddenly died out. What an annoying disaster that would be! A luck of the same magnitude (but with the opposite sign, of course) – would be
*rubitia.*An unknown family of fruits, as broad as agrums, obtainable with genetic tampering with bananas or apples or something. We don’t know how to do it yet, but one day we will. The eatable universe is also huge. - Immutable databases, where no record is ever deleted or even edited, only new are added. Information is too valuable to erase. Erase nothing, from now on! The same goes for RAM. Never overwrite a bit! When you absolutely must do that, save it first to the immutable database. And blockchain everything, too!
- The human history is a cycle.
**Hard times create strong men. Strong men create good times. Good times create weak men. Weak men create hard times.** - There is a problem with some nova star far, far away, but in this Galaxy. When it had exploded back in 2003, or there about, it was just a nova. A decade later, its remains travel apparently (much) faster than light. They say that everything is under control, because this is only an illusion. I can understand the alleged effect reasonably well, but I am only 99% sure that it is really the case.
- A few days ago, I caught a folk song on the radio. “A poor sinful soul has died and went to loudly knock on the Heaven’s door and nobody heard her knocking. So she went to very cautiously knock on Hell’s door also. Satan heard her immediately.”

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I argue, that due to the well known phenomenon of the geometrical perspective, you see in a distance the line which goes North, parallel to the line which goes West. In fact, every direction seems parallel to all other three directions.

Is that right, and why it’s right? How could this be?

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You may sort just a pair, find two (maybe zero/infinite) equals, find the minimal or the maximal number, the average.

But you may also sort the whole list.

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