Index

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Thoughts:
A few things I’ve learned in 2017 – things to remember
Broadening my set of mental models
Caring about what other people think / values
Deleting facebook
* Free the nipple
* Gender, to me
Listening to kids
Money/ Spending less
On Silence and Chocolate mousse
* “The Growth Mindset”
* The Road Not Taken, Robert Frost (poem)
Why the word feminism?
1,5 months of challenges

Books:
Advertising shits in your head, no author
* Astrophysics for People in a Hurry, Neil deGrasse Tyson
Man’s search for meaning, Viktor E. Frankl
Men of Mathematics, E.T Bell
How Democracies Die, Steven Levitsky and Daniel Ziblatt
Inferior: How Science Got Women Wrong, Angela Saini
Simple Wealth, Inevitable Wealth, Nick Murray
The Fire Next Time, James Baldwin
The Other Side of Paradise, Staceyann Chin
The Selfish Gene, Richard Dawkins

Science:
Decartes’ life
Heisenberg’s Uncertainty Principle
Introduction to Superposition (quantum physics)
The expansion of the Universe
* “The Growth Mindset”
The Modular view of the mind, the self and meditation
* Why can’t human eyes be all colors of the rainbow?
4th dimension

Politics:
Benefits of local currencies
Free the nipple
Replacing advertising billboards with art – “Advertising shits in your head”

New skills:
Learning how to juggle
* Learning how to play the guitar:
Wish you were here – Pink Floyd (first song)
– Shiver – Lucy Rose
– Without me – Mac DeMarco
Don’t cry – Guns N’ Roses
Wish you were here – Pink Floyd (update)
– Don’t know why – Norah Jones

Random:
How the English language encodes human exceptionalism
* The Fantastic Mr. Feynman


My inspirations:
* Alex Honnold
Alice Phoebe Lou
Carl Sagan
* Egon Schiele
* James Baldwin
Kip Thorne
Margo Hayes
Richard Feynman