Why are different chord progressions and musical signatures perceived as different emotions in humans?
What will the future of information retrieval look like?
How can we stop the spreading of misinformation online?
“The one looming question that I mull over a lot is”
How human beings, whose minds evolved in small bands of groups, can adapt to a globalized society that requires cooperation across groups that are often antagonistic toward one another.
Our psychological tendencies mean that we are not well-suited to solve this problem without a lot of thought directed at overriding our intuitions. In the past, institutions (think religious, national, and the like) helped people do this on a smaller scale. Are they equipped to do it on a larger scale? I don’t know.”