Maff, founder of Camerados, talks about dancing the Hokey Cokey, how we put one foot in and then one foot out of loneliness, mental ill-health, and other life afflictions.
Some ideas are heavy, others are feather light.
The question for our network is: what are the implications of these analyses for the way we learn? Two points, both missing from the Berwick reflection, stand out.
The Abdul Latif Jameel Poverty Action Lab established in 2003 by Banerjee Duflo and Sendhil Mullainathan has been the catalyst for nearly 1,000 evaluations in 81 countries.
Feynman’s test of an idea was whether he could explain it to a Martian. He approached all explanation in five steps.
In science, sense is never commonly held. Only the consumers of science feel comfortable with common sense.
All swans were white until the discovery of the black swan in Australia.
As a species, we are never again going to beat machines at games like chess and poker.
Sassall was slow. Today GPs are fast. A case every 10 minutes fast.
The work of David Spiegelhalter was part of the network’s first year of reflection.