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Work Guides

Quartz

From Quartz’ newly launched «at work» vertical, aimed specifically at managers: work guides with useful tips, such as «How to keep bias out of the hiring process» or «How to structure your day better».

Published in Weekly Filet #251

What happens to your body when you die in space?

Popular Science

File under: Questions you never bothered to ask yourselves. And the answer is more multifaceted than you might think (also, remember this as a conversation starter: «While the UN has regulations about littering in space, the rules may not apply to human corpses.»)

Published in Weekly Filet #228

Bias in the ER

Nautilus

Humans are notoriously bad at understanding probability – and as a consequence make bad, unreasonable decisions, both in experiments and in real life. When you’re in a hospital, you better hope your doctor knows a thing or two about probability. This excellent piece goes deep on the issue (and serves as a reminder that you should read Kahneman’s «Thinking, Fast and Slow» if you haven’t already).

Published in Weekly Filet #227 In collection: Think Different