What can modern DNA analysis tell us about our ancestors? A lot actually.
Well known algorithms. Nothing extraordinary.
A hard topic to write about. I expected a bit more since Sam Harris (her husband) and some other notable authors and scientists have recommended the book.
Sagan is one of the most prominent popular science author and this book was even turned into a series.
A biography of Richard Feynman. Nothing memorable.
Innovation is a long, messy and complex process. The contributions of single scientics and inventors is overstated.
Hard to tell if the book is really so bad by the blink but I was expecting little more from such an author.
Maybe blinkist is summarizing the books badly as I tend to score the books from Blinkist quite low.
This books comes with a classification of people into three groups: visual, tonal and motoric, which seems quite plausible and useful.
Probably need to read it in full.
Hard to assess properly from blink, but Bill Gates recommends this author repeatedly so I should probably read something unabridged from him in the future.
Another briliant book from the great Dawkins. You love him or you hate him. I love him.
How Putin raised his power, gained control of whole industries, banks, companies and ruled Russia with the help of KGB and FSB. Not overwhelmingly pleasant to read.
Learning at work is win-win: you earn money and at the same time learn new things so invest into yourself. Buy assets, not liabilities. Invest as soon as possible.
Learn some actionable practices to hack human brain of other people and exploit it’s attributes and weaknesses.
The history of cryptography from the acknowledged popular science (maths) book author.
If you push enough, everything can be explained with evolution theory.
Probably the best (and funniest) was Hanlon’s razor: never attribute to malice that which is adequately explained by stupidity
I should probably read the whole book, this blink certainly was interesting!
He is a great author, but personally, he gets natural language completely wrong.
Mother Teresa’s morals and believes clearly belong to the past.
Encourage your child’s ability to self-regulate