Posts Tagged ‘jvn0mg’

Alan Turing, John von Neumann, Erwin Schrödinger, J. Robert Oppenheimer, John Forbes Nash Jr. – Explore – Googl e Trends

January 17, 2022

https://trends.google.com/trends/explore?geo=US&q=%2Fm%2F0n00,%2Fm%2F0421f,%2Fm%2F02p_l,%2Fm%2F09qxy,%2Fm%2F0pyqh

over last year, just in US

Averages:

JVN 9
Turing 57
Schrodinger 61
Oppenheimer 26
Nash 22

Alan Turing, John von Neumann, Werner Heisenberg, Erwin Schrödinger, J. Robert Oppenheimer – Explore – Google T rends

January 17, 2022

https://trends.google.com/trends/explore?date=today%205-y&geo=US&q=%2Fm%2F0n00,%2Fm%2F0421f,Werner%20Heisenberg,%2Fm%2F02p_l,%2Fm%2F09qxy

restricted to the US
Oppenheimer’s popularity increases in recent years

Alan Turing, John von Neumann, Werner Heisenberg, Erwin Schrödinger, J. Robert Oppenheimer – Explore – Google T rends

January 17, 2022

https://trends.google.com/trends/explore?date=today%205-y&q=%2Fm%2F0n00,%2Fm%2F0421f,Werner%20Heisenberg,%2Fm%2F02p_l,%2Fm%2F09qxy all categories

Alan Turing, John von Neumann, Werner Heisenberg, Erwin Schrödinger, J. Robert Oppenheimer – Explore – Google T rends

January 17, 2022

https://trends.google.com/trends/explore?cat=174&date=today%205-y&q=%2Fm%2F0n00,%2Fm%2F0421f,Werner%20Heisenberg,%2Fm%2F02p_l,%2Fm%2F09qxy
Just in Science

Gödel’s incompleteness theorems – Wikipedia

January 17, 2022

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/G%C3%B6del%27s_incompleteness_theorems

Technological singularity – Wikipedia

January 9, 2022

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Technological_singularity

QT:{{”
The first to use the concept of a “singularity” in the technological context was John von Neumann.[4] Stanislaw Ulam reports a discussion with von Neumann “centered on the accelerating progress of technology and changes in the mode of human life, which gives the appearance of approaching some essential singularity in the history of the race beyond which human affairs, as we know them, could not continue”.[5] Subsequent authors have echoed this viewpoint.[3][6]
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Trinity: “The most significant hazard of the entire Manhattan Project” – Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists

January 8, 2022

https://thebulletin.org/2019/07/trinity-the-most-significant-hazard-of-the-entire-manhattan-project/

Selection of good quotes from The Man from the Future

January 8, 2022

At the link below are a selection of good quotes from
The Man from the Future: The Visionary Life of John von Neumann Hardcover by Ananyo Bhattacharya (Author)

https://docs.google.com/document/d/1FIM00rGx28S0Z6cQiNhwAm8otpdphRttdabA03hPWgY/edit

(public doc: Selected-Good-Quotes-from-Man-from-the-Future–jvn0mg)

Further quotes I liked are at:

https://docs.google.com/document/d/1noMiAy2maVVyPh94rEzEZbCwR6TPjZ2T223Hm5ylDZ0/edit

(a private doc: Full-List-of-Good-quotes-from-Man-from-the-Future–jvn0mg)

Gray goo – Wikipedia

January 8, 2022

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Gray_goo

Daniel Ellsberg – Wikipedia

January 7, 2022

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Daniel_Ellsberg

QT:{{”
While employed by the RAND Corporation, Ellsberg precipitated a national political controversy in 1971 when he released the Pentagon Papers, a top-secret Pentagon study of the U.S. government
decision-making in relation to the Vietnam War,
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