David krakauer

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    The Typewriter’s Love of the Desert

    Reflections on Sam Shepard’s time at the Santa Fe Institute I was first introduced to Sam by our mutual friend Valerie Plame Wilson. Sam had played Valerie’s father in the cinematic adaptation of her book, Fair Game. On the phone inviting Sam to SFI his first question to me was whether there would be sufficient desk […]

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    Five Short Stories About the Life and Times of Ideas

    A complexity theorist explores how science and culture co-evolve.

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    Ingenious: David Krakauer

    The systems theorist explains what’s wrong with standard models of intelligence.