2. My BBS comment with Michelle Dawson on social motivation and autism, full set of comments here.
4. Lama’s questions to ask people (“Skip the small talk”).
5. “Privatization of public goods can cause population decline“: but it’s about microbials.
6. More Magnus.
7. Many academics give advice to their younger selves — many sad, pathetic and whiny, self-pitying answers, really an indictment of sorts. Why did so few of the respondents say: “I had one of the most remarkable guaranteed jobs in history, and I used it somewhat to help the world, but I wish I had used it so much more”?