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Search for Wholeness: Male-Female Twin Souls
"The worlds are just a playground of the you and I, the colorful mask of the two-in-one, I am in you like you are in me, oh love." Sri Aurobindo wrote these beautiful words, describing the twin soul relationship. Twin souls or twin flames are the...
Spirits >> The Soul
Can anyone be hypnotized or only certain people? The search for the 'hypnotizability trait.'
4.1. Hypnotizability Using standardized induction scripts and classical induction techniques, somepeople are found to be markedly more hypnotizable than others. Aside from a requisite minimum intelligence for language and capacity to followinstructions, there...
Parapsychology >> Hypnosis
Parsifal -- The Search for The Holy Grail
(This is a long and rich tale, which really merits a much more thorough analysis. I hope to return to that another time. Here I have only related the most essential parts:) Parsifal grew up in the woods with his mother who was a widow. One day he saw a group...
Deities & Heros >> Celtic, Welsh, Irish & Brittish
Astrology >> Leo
King James Bible: Numbers, Chapter 14
Chapter 14 14:1 And all the congregation lifted up their voice, and cried; and the people wept that night. 14:2 And all the children of Israel murmured against Moses and against Aaron: and the whole congregation said unto them, Would God that we had died in...
Old Testament >> Numbers
Baba Yaga: A Demon or A Goddess?
Growing up in Kiev, Ukraine, I loved reading and listening to fairy tales. These stories, filled with Slavic flavor, were opening up a new world for me, a world where one is to learn lessons and always to succeed, a world in which no matter how many hardships...
Deities & Heros >> Slavic
Description of the Bach Remedies
Bach Flower Remedies 1. AGRIMONY (Agrimonia eupatoria) - problems hidden behind light-heartedness - This is the "Keep-smiling!" - remedy: it is for people who hide their fears, grief and worries under a mask of cheerfulness, friendliness and humor....
Homeopathy >> Bach Flower Remedies

Principal Variation Search is described in multiple online sources, as addition to our editors' articles, see section below for printable documents, Principal Variation Search books and related discussion.

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Enhanced Forward Pruning
We improved the Principal Variation Search by four small but essential additions. The new PVS algorithm guarantees that forward pruning is safe at ALL nodes.
Alpha-beta pruning Example Ancestors and α & β Once again Rules
Principal variation search. ∎ alpha-beta range should be small. ∎ limit the range artificially → aspiration search.
Solution Trees as a Basis for Game Tree Search
a solution tree. We discuss the role of solution trees and critical trees in the following algorithms: Principal Variation Search, alpha-beta, and SSS-2.
Alpha-Beta with Sibling Prediction Pruning in Chess
2.5 Aspiration search (*)....................................................................................................... ..............
Risk Management in Game-Tree Pruning
values outside the window can never become a part of the principal variation.

Suggested Web Resources

chessprogramming - Principal Variation Search
Negascout - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
NegaScout or Principal Variation Search is a negamax algorithm that can be faster than alpha-beta pruning.
Principal variation search - HaskellWiki
Oct 8, 2006 Principal variation search. From HaskellWiki.
Computer Chess Programming Theory
This is a further refinement on negamax search with alpha-beta cutoffs.
Mediocre Chess: [Guide] Aspiration Windows, Killer moves and
Jan 5, 2007 [Guide] Aspiration Windows, Killer moves and Principal Variation Search.

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