Posts Tagged ‘peak0mg’

CWSEI

January 13, 2018

http://www.cwsei.ubc.ca/

The Nobel Prize in Physics 2001

January 13, 2018

https://www.nobelprize.org/nobel_prizes/physics/laureates/2001/

iPhone Notebook export for Peak: Secrets from the New Science of Expertise

January 13, 2018

Some quick quotes from
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Peak: Secrets from the New Science of Expertise
Ericsson, Anders; Pool, Robert
Citation (MLA): Ericsson, Anders, and Robert Pool. Peak: Secrets from the New Science of Expertise. Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, 2016. Kindle file.
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that I really liked

Each short quote is preceded by the words “Highlight” & indication of the location in the book.

Notebook Export

Remembering numbers: All it takes is a system

January 6, 2018

http://old.post-gazette.com/healthscience/20030414numberman0413p5.asp
QT:{{”
Most people can remember between five and nine digits; unusual folks might recall 15 to 18.
Imagine the surprise of Carnegie Mellon University researchers in the late 1970s when they came across a student who could master 82 digits. …
A track and cross-country runner, Steve Faloon was accustomed to timed runs and, when forced to remember a string of numbers, tended to break them down into segments recognizable to him as typical times for a quarter mile, a mile, two miles, 10 kilometers, etc.
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Eleanor Maguire – Wikipedia

January 6, 2018

London Cabbies & brain MRI

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

United States Navy Strike Fighter Tactics Instructor program – Wikipedia

January 6, 2018

Top Gun

United States Navy Strike Fighter Tactics Instructor program – Wikipedia

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

book: Peak by Anders Ericsson

January 6, 2018

https://www.amazon.com/Peak-Secrets-New-Science-Expertise-ebook/dp/B011H56MKS

QT:{{” people get better at tasks by time
spent doing “deliberate practice”, as opposed to time spend doing the task less rigorously.
The recommendation for how to apply deliberate practice to task X is to find an expert in X and study them.
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László Polgár – Wikipedia

January 6, 2018

László Polgár – Wikipedia

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/L%C3%A1szl%C3%B3_Polg%C3%A1r