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Commencement Address, American University in Beirut, 2016

Full speech here: Commencement Address, American University in Beirut, 2016 Greed and fear are teachers. I was like people with addictions who have a below average intelligence but were capable of the most ingenious tricks to procure their drugs. When there was risk on the line, suddenly a second brain in me manifested itself and […]

Friends, I need help finding a PDF of AlKindi’s treatise

Friends, I need help finding a PDF of AlKindi’s treatise on decoding frequencies في فك رسائل التشفير fi 3ilm rassa2l al tashfir; about probability theory, or I am ready to overpay for a hard copy of the Arabic text. BACKGROUND: Every book written on the historyt of probability theory is bullsly based on some historian […]