Did I Have COVID?

Very early on in the pandemic, in February 2020, James Hamblin of The Atlantic passed along Harvard epidemiology professor Marc Lipsitch’s view of what was to come, in a piece entitled “You’re Likely to Get the Coronavirus”. Lipsitch predicts that within the coming year, some 40 to 70 percent of people around the world will be…More

Begin The Begin

Last year during the height of the pandemic, I quit social media. The long and the short of it being that I’d come to realize that the feed is a cognitively terrible way to present information, even setting aside the way in which it’s gamified to trigger dopamine responses. The problem, for me, is that my brain…More

Hello, World!

Welcome to Bix Dot Blog. This is my first post. I might edit or delete it, then start blogging again.More