Carlos Rodrigo

Things to know

A “biased” list of things that I believe everyone should know. Any suggestions, please let me know.

AI

Machine Learning
ASI
AGI
ANI
Deep learning
Increased intelligence

ARCHITECTURE

Basic elements of a building
Operation of the structure of a building

BIOLOGY

What is DNA?
What is a virus?
What is a bacterium?
What is a cell?

CHEMISTRY

Did you know you cannot boil an egg on top of the Everest because boiling temperature will not be enough?
Do you remember periodic table from high school classes?
State of matter
Molecules
Chemical reactions
Organic Chemistry
What is a gas?
What is boiling?

ENERGY

Energy Definition
Energy scheme
Types of energy

GEOGRAPHY

Atoms
World data
Climatic information
Seas
Mountains
Oceans
Population of the world – evolution in graph and maximum population
Regions How many continents?
How many countries are there?
Control moodiness
EQ + Softskills

HEALTH

First aid
Abortion
Cloning
Did you know you should never drink alcohol with any medication?
What is the liver is actually doing?
Or your kidneys?
Anatomy
Is it ok to give Asprin to your child?
You are using some pills for your reflux but are you aware of short/long time side effects?
what active ingredient is?
What are the names of some basic medicines that everybody should know about?
What do doctors mean when they say your hormones or enzymes?
what does an antibiotic do to your body and how you should use it?
what is AIDS and how do you get infected?
what is diabetes?
what is cancer and how does it occur.
If you hear someone near you had tuberculosis, you should be aware of that it is contagious.
Which cream you should apply to relieve muscle pain?
QALY (Quality Adjusted Life Year)

HISTORY

1st world war 2nd World War
Cambrian Explosion
Discovery of America
Middle Ages
Cold War and the Iron Curtain
Civilizations
Historical figures Archeology
The Together – B. franklin
Big data
Biomimetics
Climate change / Global Warming
Vertical crop
Humanism

HOBBIES

Chess Rubik’s
Cube
GO
Origami
Dewey System
Siglas
Enigma Machine
Coser
Jardinería/Botánica
Nadar
Nudos marineros
Abrir cerraduras y candados
Aprender a dibujar Cocinar
How to start a fire

INTERNET

Human Flesh Search
Engine Browser
Search engine
Dark web
Https is important
IP adress
Computer virus
DNS
CNAME
Server
Domain
Hosting
Cookie
Spam
Firewall
Captcha
Webdesign Workflow

IT

Parts of a computer
Notes on passwords (better system, useful rules …)
PGP
What is a PDF?
How the weight of a digital file is measured
Build a laptop
How big is 100 MB and how many MBs a movie occupy on our hard disk?
Digital formats

LAW + LEGAL STUFF

How do you report something or someone?
Rights and obligations
Legal hierarchy
Licenses and intellectual property
Separation of powers

MATHEMATICS

Brier score
Linear and exponential growth
Decimals
Fractions
Game Theory
Graphics
Paradoxes
Pareto Rule
Hilbert’s problems
Proportions

MECHANICS

How to change the oil of a vehicle
How to change a tire
Operation of a fuel car
Operation of an electric vehicle
Put snow chains
Use and knowledge of tools

MONEY

Bull markets
Benefits vs. income
Opportunity cost
Marginal Cost
How the stock exchange works
Price Cost structure
gdh vs gdp
History of money
Incoterms
Inflation
Interest
The largest companies in the world
Market capitalization-to-GDP ratio
Pension plans
Budget
Financial products
Types of companies
Producerism
Reverse Takeover
Dollar Cost Averaging
Bear Market
Inversión
Blockchain
Universal Basic Income
Crowdfunding

NATURE

Rainbow
Carbon cycle
Water cycle
Classification of living beings
The cycle of life: eat, breathe, reproduce
Theory of Evolution
Photosynthesis
Animal Groups
Why is the sky blue?
Why are plants green?

NUTRITION

Carbohydrates, proteins, fats, minerals, vitamins
Cittaslow
Caffeine effects
LCHF diet
Why do we eat
What we eat
What makes us fat
How to read a nutritional label
GM
Veganism
Vegetarianism

PHILOSOPHY

Determinism
Free Will
Mental models
Pascal’s Wager
Prisoner’s Dilemma
Cogito ergo sum
What is dualism, nihilism or pragmatism?
Who is septic, materialistic or hedonist?
What is knowledge?
What is “something”?
Why Is There Something Rather Than Nothing?
Am I really here in this physical world or is this all an imagination of someone (god?)
Philosophers
Ethnic groups
Karoshi

PHYSICS

Dynamic electronics
Entropy
First principles vs analogue
Force
The 4 forces
Waves
Why do ships float
Why do planes fly
Pressure
Quantum Mechanics
quantum physics
general relativity
Metric systems
Wheel
Optics (light, reflection, lenses, mirrors)

POLITICS

Anarchism
Capitalism
Communism
Animal rights
Drug Legalization
Elections
Euthanasia
Globalization
Guns Carriage
Strike
Imperialism
Institutions
Political sides
Liberalism
Gay marriage
Parliament
Racism
Republicanism
Socialism
Terrorism
Saving Duty

PROGRAMMING

Binary
ASCII
CSS
PHP
JS
GIT
Ruby on rails
Markdown
HTML
Ruby
BASIC
How programming works
Python
Programming
Terminal
3D
Autocad
CAD
Photogrammetry
Illustrator
Sketchup
DRY (Don’t repeat yourself)
Basic principles
R
Webflow

PSICOLOGY

Dunning – Kruger effect
Maslow’s Hierarchy Panopticon Pavlov’s Dog?
What psychological tricks and hacks are useful to know?
What are some cool psychological hacks?
Stockholm syndrome
The Paradox of Choice
What is depression

SOCIETY

Why do we create families?
Why do societies act as they haven?
What is culture?
Races
Revolutions (agricultural, industrial, AI)
Why do we interact with others as we do?
Tribalism

SPACE

Worm holes
Astrophysics
Light-year
Cosmology
Stars (constellations)
Galaxies
Fermi paradox
Planets
Possibility of time travel
Travel to Mars
Orbits of planets
Drake equation

RELIGION

Life after death (Reincarnation)
Christianism
Juadaism
Hinduism
Taoism
Budhism
Islam

OTHER

3D Printers
Matriz de Eisenhower
9 dots problem
Broken arrow