FQXi: Undecidability, Uncomputability, and Unpredictability Essay Contest

Awarding second place to an essay by SFI Professor David Wolpert and Omidyar Fellow David Kinney, titled "Noisy Deductive Reasoning: How Humans Construct Math, and How Math Constructs Universes."

Santa Fe Reporter: Best of Santa Fe 2020-- Arts & Entertainment

Naming SFI's Community Lecture Series #2 in Santa Fe for Best Lecture Series.

Knowable Magazine: Collective behavior: How animals work together

Featuring work by SFI Science Board member Deborah Gordon.

Harvard Business Review: Reopening the Office? Here’s How to Stymie Transmission of Covid-19.

Op-ed by SFI External Professor Scott E. Page.

APS Physics Magazine: A Statistical Model for Optimizing Output

Featuring research by SFI Professor Sidney Redner and colleagues.


Citing research by SFI External Professors Marten Scheffer, Tim Kohler, and their collaborators in the Human Niche working group.

IFL Science: Preventing A Future Pandemic Could Cost A Tiny Fraction Of Military Spending

Featuring research by SFI External Professor Andy Dobson and colleagues.

The Guardian: Cost of preventing next pandemic 'equal to just 2% of Covid-19 economic damage'

Citing research by SFI External Professor Andy Dobson and collaborators.

UPI: Spider monkey groups use collective computation to forage for food

Featuring research by SFI Professor Jessica Flack and her collaborators.

Wired: Did a Person Write This Headline, or a Machine?

Quoting SFI Davis Professor Melanie Mitchell.

MSN: Retailers are canceling coronavirus hazard pay. That's a mistake

Quoting SFI External Professor Suresh Naidu.

Wired: Even the best AI models are no match for the coronavirus

Quoting SFI External Professor Andrew Lo.

Santa Fe Reporter: Listen Up

Highlighting an episode of SFI's Complexity podcast with Applied Complexity Fellow Joshua Garland, Professor Mirta Galesic, and External Professor Keyan Ghazi-Zahedi in which they discuss their research into hate and counter-hate speech, with collaborators John Gabriel Yound and Laurent Hébert-Dufresne.

Quanta: What Is an Individual? Biology Seeks Clues in Information Theory.

Featuring research by SFI President David Krakauer and Professors Jessica Flack and Nihat Ay. Quoting SFI External Professors Manfred Laubichler and Eric Smith, SFI Davis Professor Melanie Mitchell, and SFI Professor Chris Kempes.

Brain Inspired podcast: BI 077 David and John Krakauer: Part 1

Interviewing SFI President David Krakauer and External Professor John Krakauer.

Deutschlandfunk: Auf der Suche nach einem Mittel gegen den Hass

Featuring research by Applied Complexity Fellow Joshua Garland, Professor Mirta Galesic, former Complexity Postdoctoral Fellow Keyan Ghazi-Zahedi (Max Planck Institute), and their collaborators.

Bloomberg: Trump’s School-Reopening Gambit Stokes Fresh Concern on Recovery

Quoting SFI External Professor Ross Hammond.

Vox EU: Around the world in the legal profession: Women get in, but not up

Op-ed co-authored by Ina Ganguli (University of Massachusetts), SFI External Professor Ricardo Hausmann, and Martina Viarengo (Graduate Institute of International and Development Studies, Geneva).

CityLab: W'ere Not Prepared to Track Outbreaks in America's Poorest Zip Codes

Featuring research by SFI External Professor Lauren Ancel Meyers and former Omidyar Fellow Sam Scarpino.

Nautilus: The Damage We're Not Attending To

Op-ed by SFI President David Krakauer and Distinguished Shannan Professor Geoffrey West.