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Do strong players move their pieces with different relative frequencies than weak players?
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Free learning material
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Chess games that advanced endgame theory
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What are some chess games that feature Zugzwang despite many pieces remaining on the board?
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What is the origin of this breakthrough combination?
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Alekhine's Defense variation, understanding white's overextended pawns, black's multiple early knight moves
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What is the theoretical consensus on the Roscher Gambit?
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How many moves ahead does Anand calculate in his mind?
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Based on Elo rating, what percentile am I in?
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Can this exchange-down endgame be explained succinctly?
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Does Boris Gelfand share his surname with a chess piece?
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What is the highest known lower bound for mate in N from starting position?
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Why can't a dropped pawn deliver checkmate in Shogi?
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Are certain foods or drinks better to consume than others when playing chess?
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Giving moves as odds, what's the least number of moves by White which forces checkmate by the time it's Black's turn?
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Is there a good book on the 1927 Capablanca-Alekhine world championship match?
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Did any authors ever try to adopt Hans Kmoch's pawn structure terminology?
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What merit is there to the so-called "Swiss gambit?"
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Where can I get a nice set for Capablanca chess?
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How does strategy change in the infinite variant of chess?
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How to maintain the initiative?