Forecasting the rate of technological progress by harnessing empirical regularities captured by Moore’s law and Wright’s law. →
We optimize Bayesian data clustering by mapping the problem to the statistical physics of a gas and calculating the lowest entropy state.
A theoretical model of recursive innovation suggests that new technologies are recursively built up from new combinations of existing ones.
Thomas Fink argues that Britain’s track record of scientific leadership is the result of curiosity-driven research rather than EU funding.
A dinner and discussion about collective imagination, strategies for acting on multiple timescales and how to respond to distant threats.