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Tip #18: Check out Marvin Minsky's list of students

The world recently lost Marvin Minsky, who died at the age of 89 after living the kind of life that inspired millions. He was an amazing thinker in mathematics, computation, Artificial Intelligence, the humanities, and more. There are lots of ways to honor and celebrate people, but for someone like Minsky, a lifelong teacher and learner, we thought that looking through his amazing list of students, and teachers, and influencers was particularly fitting. Take some time to learn about Minsky’s work if you aren’t familiar, and then check out how deeply his legacy stretches. We’ll miss you, Marvin.

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Tip #178: Read a NYTimes profile of Alton Brown

[This latest profile of Alton Brown in the NYT](http://www.nytimes.com/2016/09/28/dining/alton-brown-cookbook-everydaycook.html) gives us a little peak at one of our favorite food 'celebrities'. We've been a fan... » Read More |

Tip #177: Read about the link between deep neural nets and ... the universe

Artificial intelligence and deep neural nets are taking over the technology landscape, or so it seems if all you do is read Twitter. Which is... » Read More |

Tip #176: Listen to Samiyam and Earl Sweatshirt - Mirror

We a) love almost anything that Stones Throw puts out and b) are consistently impressed by how much better [Earl Sweatshirt](http://earlsweatshirt.com/) gets with each track,... » Read More |

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