About Rafael Ortega

We must turn to nature itself, to the observations of the body in health and in disease to learn the truth. Hippocrates life is the first rule, is moving, is hope, is nothing without love.... So above so below. "Civil disobedience, that’s not our problem. Our problem is that people are obedient all over the world in the face of poverty and starvation and stupidity, and war, and cruelty. Our problem is that people are obedient while the jails are full of petty thieves, and all the while the grand thieves are running the country. That's our problem." ~Howard Zinn "The surest way to corrupt a youth is to instruct him to hold in higher esteem those who think alike than those who think differently." ~ Friedrich Nietzsche

We Can’t Control What Big Data Knows About Us. Big Data Can’t Control It Either.

Can a computer program be racist? Imagine this scenario: A program that screens rental applicants is primed with examples of personal history, debt, and the like. The program makes its decision based on lots of signals: rental history, credit record, job, salary. Engineers “train” the program on sample data. People…

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“Aprende a moldear tu cerebro” por María Ibáñez y Jesús Jiménez

El grosor de la materia gris en ciertas partes del cerebro está condicionado por la ideología política de la persona. Y aunque es interesante y perfectamente plausible, el estudio constata algo estático, como una fotografía.

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To be or not to be. That’s consciousness is!

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