Xing Shi Cai

Topic Contributions

Comments

EA Forum feature suggestion thread

Please remove Google resources, like Google fonts, from the website. It will make it easier to visit the website from certain countries.

The Case for Rare Chinese Tofus

Thanks for the tips. My mum happened to have left a bit of Suji in my freezer. I will give it a try.

The Case for Rare Chinese Tofus

As a vegan who lives in China now, I am grateful that there are at least 15 different types of tofu in my local grocery store. My favorite is called vegetarian chicken -- https://baike.baidu.com/item/素鸡/265385

It's OK to feed stray cats

There is also the problem of the detrimental effect of a cat population on birds.

https://www.nature.com/articles/ncomms2380

We estimate that free-ranging domestic cats kill 1.3–4.0 billion birds and 6.3–22.3 billion mammals annually. Un-owned cats, as opposed to owned pets, cause the majority of this mortality.

Should I fly instead of taking trains?

Why does trading donations help? And how can I find people to trade donations?

Giving Tuesday 2020

Unfortunately, it does not seem that I can do this from outside US. Maybe there should be a program which allow foreign donors to give money to a trusted organization to do it on their behalf in US.

Be a Stoic and build better democracies: an Aussie-as take on x-risks (review essay)

I wrote a blog to introduce EA to modern Stoics. https://newptcai.gitlab.io/blog/stoic-singer/

I think EA could also learn a few things from Stoics. Lessons in Stoicism by John Sellars is a good and short book. http://www.johnsellars.org.uk/lessons-in-stoicism.html

Ambitious Altruistic Software Engineering Efforts: Opportunities and Benefits

It is mostly designed to be as open as possible. In terms of function, it is mostly just a clone of twitter.com

Load More