Is there a method to the madness?

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Pareto Principle

In Weird hypothesis on December 15, 2010 at 4:27 am

Can the Pareto principle be considered independent of time? Is it that 20% of efforts lead to 80% of results or just the fact that the last 20% always seem to take 80% of the effort?

Hysteresis: large rewards follow sustained efforts

In Uncategorized, Weird hypothesis on December 13, 2010 at 4:08 am

How to solve hard problems using the Feynman algorithm?

In Quirky algorithms on December 12, 2010 at 11:12 pm

How do some people sleep for 5 hours on average?

In Weird hypothesis on June 19, 2010 at 3:10 pm

Q: Is being able to sleep for only 5-6 hrs a big advantage in life/work? Can someone remain productive work with 5 hrs of sleep?