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Hello there! My name is Jacob, and I am a chemistry and math student in my final year of undergraduate schooling. Topics which I especially enjoy researching for fun and talking with others about include:
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Hello there! How are you? I'm Fluttershy, and in person, I go by Jane. I live in Berkeley. Topics which I especially enjoy talking with others about include:
  
* The study of how the expected value of one's healthspan and/or lifespan can be increased.
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* Honesty and integrity in LW/EA
* Fun Theory, especially as it informs the process of building positive social relationships, and being a better friend.
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* Social norms and incentives, and how to shape these to do the most good
* Effective Altruism
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* x-risks and transhumanism
  
 
I also really love My Little Pony: Friendship is Magic. The idea that valuing others and tolerating everypony should be the norm, rather than the exception seems like a beautiful idea to me.
 
I also really love My Little Pony: Friendship is Magic. The idea that valuing others and tolerating everypony should be the norm, rather than the exception seems like a beautiful idea to me.
  
Academically and professionally, I am interested in operations research in particular, and science and math in general.
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I always greatly appreciate kind feedback.
  
Since I am a human, and therefore prone to having feelings, I do not operate under [http://wiki.lesswrong.com/wiki/Crocker%27s_rules Crocker's Rules]. However, I do greatly appreciate it when others give me advice in a kind manner.
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Have a wonderful day! <3

Latest revision as of 07:59, 11 May 2017

Hello there! How are you? I'm Fluttershy, and in person, I go by Jane. I live in Berkeley. Topics which I especially enjoy talking with others about include:

  • Honesty and integrity in LW/EA
  • Social norms and incentives, and how to shape these to do the most good
  • x-risks and transhumanism

I also really love My Little Pony: Friendship is Magic. The idea that valuing others and tolerating everypony should be the norm, rather than the exception seems like a beautiful idea to me.

I always greatly appreciate kind feedback.

Have a wonderful day! <3