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How do we make and enact better decisions? In the early 1970s, a retailer, projecting their growth forward into the future, began construction on a 108 story office building in downtown Chicago. It was never fully used by the company and large portio

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Aspiring Rationalists
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Interested in improving your reasoning and decision-making skills? Want to make the world the best place it can be? Less Wrong and Effective Altruism are two world-wide movements about using rational thought and science to get the most effect. We hop

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Thinking and deciding are central to our daily lives. The Less Wrong community aims to gain expertise in how human brains think and decide, so that we can do it more successfully. We use insights from cognitive science, social psychology, probability­

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Hello! This is a group devoted to the art of human rationality, in the style of Less Wrong. We’re like Melbourne Less Wrong but, y’know, farther west. Join us to geek out on science, philosophy, and self-improvement. We may talk about things like con

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Si vous vous intéressez à l'avenir de l'humanité, si vous voulez parler de développement personnel, de philanthropie, de science et de technologie, vous êtes ici chez vous ! Certains d'entre nous aiment aussi la cuisine végétarienne, discuter de cin

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Transhumanistes
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Thinking and deciding are central to our daily lives. The Less Wrong community aims to gain expertise in how human brains think and decide, so that we can do so more successfully. We use insights from cognitive science, social psychology, probability­

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Rationalists and Altruists
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Are you interested in technology not just as a petty tool but as an evolutionary accelerator? Do you envisage a limitless world free of sufferings? Do you constantly think about being more rational, productive, ethical, etc? Some of our themes are: T

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"Effective altruism is all about combining empathy, reason and evidence. By carefully considering what we value, and by working together to find the best ways of achieving that, we can each do an amazing amount of good." -Centre for Effective Altruis

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Effective Altruists
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A group for readers of lesswrong.com and anyone else interested in the same meme-space: overcoming cognitive biases, optimizing literally everything, arguing philosophy, discussing science news and preparing for the arrival of our AI overlords. To ge

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Aspiring Rationalists
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Effective altruism is about "combining the heart and the head": using reason and evidence to guide decisions about how to donate one's time, money, skills, and experience to make the world a better place. The aim of this group is to bring together pe

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Effective Altruists

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December 18, 2014

Welcome! This group is dedicated to effective altruism and rationality. Effective altruism is a growing social movement founded on the desire to make the world as good a place as it can be, the use of evidence and reason to find out how to do so, and

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December 14, 2014

Thinking and deciding are central to our daily lives. The Less Wrong community aims to gain expertise in how human brains think and decide, so that we can do so more successfully. We use insights from cognitive science, social psychology, probability­

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Rationalists and Altruists
December 6, 2014

Effective altruism is about "combining the heart and the head": using reason and evidence to guide decisions about how to donate one's time, money, skills, and experience to make the world a better place. The aim of this group is to bring together pe

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Effective Altruists
November 16, 2014

Ce groupe s'adresse à ceux qui veulent sauver le monde, mais surtout qui cherchent à le faire intelligemment. L’altruisme efficace est une philosophie et un mouvement social visant à déterminer par une démarche rationnelle comment maximiser notre imp

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Altruistes efficaces
July 16, 2014

Hello! This is a group devoted to the art of human rationality, in the style of Less Wrong. We’re like Melbourne Less Wrong but, y’know, farther west. Join us to geek out on science, philosophy, and self-improvement. We may talk about things like con

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people
June 30, 2014

Si vous vous intéressez à l'avenir de l'humanité, si vous voulez parler de développement personnel, de philanthropie, de science et de technologie, vous êtes ici chez vous ! Certains d'entre nous aiment aussi la cuisine végétarienne, discuter de cin

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Transhumanistes
March 8, 2014

Interested in improving your reasoning and decision-making skills? Want to make the world the best place it can be? Less Wrong and Effective Altruism are two world-wide movements about using rational thought and science to get the most effect. We hop

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Humans
February 20, 2014

Are you interested in technology not just as a petty tool but as an evolutionary accelerator? Do you envisage a limitless world free of sufferings? Do you constantly think about being more rational, productive, ethical, etc? Some of our themes are: T

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Futurists
January 31, 2014

"Effective altruism is all about combining empathy, reason and evidence. By carefully considering what we value, and by working together to find the best ways of achieving that, we can each do an amazing amount of good." -Centre for Effective Altruis

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Effective Altruists
January 6, 2014

A group for readers of lesswrong.com and anyone else interested in the same meme-space: overcoming cognitive biases, optimizing literally everything, arguing philosophy, discussing science news and preparing for the arrival of our AI overlords. To ge

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Aspiring Rationalists
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