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by Sadi-Carnot
Sat Jun 11, 2022 12:20 pm
Forum: Quotes
Topic: originality
Replies: 0
Views: 24

originality

"[A] man can no more be completely original [...] than a tree can grow out of air." — George Bernard Shaw, preface to Major Barbara (50A/1905). I never had an idea in my life. My so-called inventions already existed in the environment – I took them out. I've created nothing. Nobody does. There's no ...
by Sadi-Carnot
Sat Jun 11, 2022 11:37 am
Forum: Top geniuses and minds | Historical
Topic: Nettie Stevens: Discovered X (big) Y (small) sex chromosomes
Replies: 0
Views: 29

Nettie Stevens: Discovered X (big) Y (small) sex chromosomes

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Nettie_Stevens

This, of note, explains why powerful men tend to have female children, whereas powerful women, tend to have male children.
by Sadi-Carnot
Sat Jun 11, 2022 11:18 am
Forum: General discussion
Topic: Hmolpedia down
Replies: 0
Views: 31

Hmolpedia down

The main Hmolpedia.com site is down presently, until I can get a code bug fixed.
by Sadi-Carnot
Tue Mar 29, 2022 1:06 am
Forum: Top geniuses and minds | Historical
Topic: IQ Gold Book: Top 2,000 Geniuses and Minds Ranked
Replies: 37
Views: 6538

Re: IQ Gold Book: Top 2,000 Geniuses and Minds Ranked

43% of those last adds were repeats:
https://hmolpedia.com/page/Top_2000_minds_(full_list)

All you have to do is “cmd + F” search for the leading mononym of the person, to see if they are all ready ranked.

Some talk on your list here:
https://hmolpedia.com/page/Talk:Hedkand ... idates#HGC
by Sadi-Carnot
Fri Mar 25, 2022 1:09 am
Forum: Top geniuses and minds | Historical
Topic: IQ Gold Book: Top 2,000 Geniuses and Minds Ranked
Replies: 37
Views: 6538

Re: IQ Gold Book: Top 2,000 Geniuses and Minds Ranked

Also, sorry I can’t process your suggestions faster, but the re-dating of all dates in Hmolpedia using A-notation: https://hmolpedia.com/page/A-notation Is an involved process. Not to mention that I’ve only transferred over about 2,000 of 6,000 articles. Once I get say 2/3 of articles transferred ov...
by Sadi-Carnot
Fri Mar 25, 2022 1:06 am
Forum: Top geniuses and minds | Historical
Topic: IQ Gold Book: Top 2,000 Geniuses and Minds Ranked
Replies: 37
Views: 6538

Re: IQ Gold Book: Top 2,000 Geniuses and Minds Ranked

Thanks for the candidates. I’ve just now updated your candidates list to 536 names: https://hmolpedia.com/page/Hedkandi_genius_candidates It’s been helpful, e.g. it gave me a gauge when starting the Nicomachus article: https://hmolpedia.com/page/Nicomachus Also, there’s a new Hmolpedian named Hal wh...
by Sadi-Carnot
Mon Nov 29, 2021 6:47 am
Forum: Conferences
Topic: Thermodynamics 2.0 | 2022 Conference
Replies: 1
Views: 535

Re: Thermodynamics 2.0 | 2022 Conference

Hi Ram,
Thanks for posting.

Feel free to post updates, or to start group discussion on key topics, to his forum as you like.

Best of luck with your conference.
Libb
by Sadi-Carnot
Fri Oct 08, 2021 6:05 am
Forum: News | Announcments
Topic: AskThermodynamics | Reddit
Replies: 0
Views: 566

AskThermodynamics | Reddit

I started a new Reddit sub:
https://www.reddit.com/r/AskThermodynamics/

Not much flow-through presently, but we'll see?
by Sadi-Carnot
Mon Sep 06, 2021 11:39 pm
Forum: General discussion
Topic: Hmolpedia Forum | New wiki overview page
Replies: 0
Views: 896

Hmolpedia Forum | New wiki overview page

Started the following page:
https://hmolpedia.com/page/Hmolpedia_forum

For general forum related things.