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Ever since I’ve watched this video, I wanted to see what other’s opinions on it would be.

I wanted to watch this video and give a meaningful reply, I really did, but the title popped up with some pseud existential nonsense, and then it was a TED talk and I'm so fucking sick of ted talks. Sorry anon.

With full admission that I didn't watch the video, what is it about your brain hallucinating reality that actually interests you? It's one of those non-questions where the answer doesn't fucking matter and it's hardly even worth asking. Yes everyone's reality is a subjective experience, also woah no once can prove anyone is real except themselves, but then how do I know I'M real? Regardless of how the brain truly operates relative to whatever anyone wants to decide the 'real world" actually is doesn't change what the real world actually is so I can't find a reason to care. I just have no energy left for this kind of shallow thought experiment. Change my mind if you'd like.

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What are you reading today, /mg/?
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it is a useful one. Turns a "suppose you have a basis", to "let this set be a basis"
>it is a useful one. Turns a "suppose you have a basis", to "let this set be a basis"
Useful for what? "suppose you have a basis" and "let this set be a basis" are functionally equivalent if you can only say "let this set be a basis" by assuming a basis exists.
>infinite dimensional vector spaces
This is redundant.
This is not well-defined.
This is not well-defined.

Is it possible that atoms are tiny universes, whose quarks are billions of galaxies? And our universe is an atom to infinitely larger universes?
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>And, of course, there's "Men in Black".


In the 1970 TV animated version, at the end, the Whos encounter a dust-speck on THEIR scale, that is also inhabited,
>Douglas Adams might.

I'd hate to dig him up just for that...
>hits blunt
yeah dude
Big fleas have little fleas upon their backs to bite 'em,
And little fleas have lesser fleas, and so, ad infinitum.
And the great fleas, themselves, in turn, have greater fleas to go on;
While these again have greater still, and greater still, and so on.
Assuming they obey our laws of physics, they would presumably either rip themselves apart due to electric force (a quark is basically a singularity, a point charge so has an unimaginably strong field around it) or crush themselves due to the strong force (which only acts over tiny distances, but when it does is very strong). Maybe the strong force would be the atom's version of gravity, holding it all together, preventing loss of energy...
Also, photons would basically diffract around everything, so the only ones that would behave like our photons would be gamma.
Gravity would have 0 effect at these pathetic masses.

Highly unlikely IMO. If there were, they would hardly be recognizable.

>if there were life forms on these atoms, wouldn't there be a humanitarian crisis at CERN?

Whats up nerds. /fit/ here.
Everyone knows lifting makes you smarter.
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*A /fit/ chad mathematician blocks your path*
HGH makes you smarter because it causes tissues in your body to grow, including your brain.
Taking the microwave door off and defrosting a pound of ground turkey while inhaling the aroma stimulates test production
Didn't he go to graduate school for engineering? I didn't think he was a mathematician.
>>9614840 >>9614887

Pietro Boselli was actually a MechE PhD student

He taught math for engineer undergrads.

t. 'World's Chadiest Math Teacher' was actually a MechE

MechE & AeroE are the chadiest STEM majors by the way

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How will I know when Im good enough at math? Is it when I first publish? Get tenure?

It just seems like theres always more to learn, I never feel like I know enough
>How will I know when Im good enough at math?
When you get a Fields medal and/or solve a Millennium Prize Problem.
When you stop worrying about how good you are at math and focus on learning math, jesus christ, it's not that complicated.
When you pass calc 2

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Lets play a game /sci/. List three characteristics of a professor you know, then other anons will guess the academic subject that professor teaches. Bonus points for getting graduate course specialties. I'll start with an easy one:

>Black belt in Judo
>Shovels coal for a train as a hobby
coalburning kike

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while raising her from the age of 4.
this sums up the entire NASA community, i always knew elon musk was totally fucked up and dead inside.

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exactly what I was gonna say.
big if true
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That’s weird
If even I fucked up just now
He should forgive his father. He has a new sibling too. Family is important.

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What's the coolest branch of Engineering?
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do tell
t. Biomed recruiter
Is this why there are so many virgins with them?
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Perhaps engineer engineering or engineering engineering.

"The branch of science and technology concerned with the design, building, and use" of engineers.
What do you mean?

electrical engineering is the closest thing to magic this world has

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I have scratches on my leg
idk where they came from
I just woke up and had em
it seems like I'm doing em repeatedly unconscious on the same spot on the leg
now healing some old and new
all the same shape
wtf is going on
how does science explain this?
wrong board eat shit
its a g-g-ghost
You scratch yourself in your sleep dumbass
I broke a spring in my mattress and it cut me up pretty bad one night just from moving my leg over the exposed tip of the spring as I slept.

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How accurate is Ancestry's testing kit? Because I heard they will intentionally link you to black ancestors if you're a suspected racist. Is this true?
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23andme did that.
Yes, and there's nothing stopping ancestry from doing the same.
>I heard from my racist friends they were linked to black ancestors
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23andme is owned by juice btw
Minutes of actual research debunks this claim. It's obviously something low IQ groupthink trailer trash want to believe so that, in the event they find out they have any DNA that triggers them, they can claim their results were "tampered with." So they latch onto this insubstantial claim and started pushing it as not only a fact but a widespread trend as a form of preemptive damage control. When you're really stupid, this sort of thing can protect you emotionally from triggering facts.

It's amazing how quickly this board went from rather respectful, intelligent, and slow to as bad as the rest of the site. It's almost like there's a reason every single decent forum on the internet permabans far right drones and treats them like the unwelcome pollution that they are.

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My math class. Anyone else have to deal with this shit?
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Doubling down on a vocabulary mistake....The best way to troll grammar Nazis.
Would it change your demeanor if my wiener was cleaner?
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i dont get it
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>math class

there is not a single mathematician in the class

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Races don't exis-
>Harvard geneticist David Reich writes below in the New York Times. The prospect that human ancestry clusters ("races") might differ in allele frequencies that lead to quantifiable group differences has been looming now for a long time. Reich writes
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>And why not both? The more information, the better.
Because you are adding information at no benefit to either party. The information doesn't actually make your decision any more informed. Like choosing your employees based on the color of shirt they are wearing. More information is better.
"I just don't hire anyone in red shirts because I hear they die at a much higher rate on the documentary film series star trek."
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>trump plays 3d ch-
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Liberal creationists BTFO'd
say uncle you little bitch, say sorry for making such a stupid mistake, beg for mercy you worm
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Harvard geneticist David Reich
>3rd Reich

Doctoral Advisor: David B. Goldstein
> -stein

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Biology is subordinate to chemistry
Chemistry is subordinate to physics
Physics is subordinate to math
All of the above depend on philosophy
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Does this mean that to be a proper Biologist you need to understand Philosophy, Math, Physics and Chemistry on top of the knowledge base of your subject?

Because I agree. And I am proud of all my Biologybros who succeed in synthesizing all this understanding to achieve meaningful outcomes for humanity.

I've already answered your question. You just don't want to think and learn. Very sad.
No one takes most of the second wave and on of the Austrian school seriously (Hayek is the only salvageable one) except for lolbertarians and other free market cultists, it's more economic/political thought or philosophy, if we want to be generous, than real economics. It's strange because the first wave was nothing like this and played an important role in the marginalist revolution (most of the current day Austrian fanboys couldn't even name them) so I don't understand what happened after that.
Carl Menger is absolutely fascinating. You’re right, I’m sure economists like Léon Walras and Carl Menger would have agreed on many different things but it seems these days they are really politicized. Tis a shame, that’s for certain.

I loved Carl Menger’s theories of natural monopolies. You don’t see much talk of that kind of thing in economics, usually the State is referred to as the only originator of monopolies. But they naturally occur and companies tend to separate into stepped income ranges when they market the goods in a burgeoning industry. It’s all very well thought out.
No you dumbfuck, it's just a set, as in unordered

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>Mathematics is a language
>>Mathematics is a language
Who are you quoting?
I hate this low-IQ meme.
The group of people you apparently belong to
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it is tho
The universe is a holofractal

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