Heyo—‘My purpose is to curate a living map of the world’s knowledge.’
I’m fresh into this link—so I don’t quite have a clear picture of this fellow (Michael E. Karpeles)—but I see a kind of h0p3-like thing going on here. A huge, straight-up link directory that is definitely in the public self-modeling vein.
Related project: fromscrat.ch done in the same fashion. This is a rabbithole, no doubt about it. See what you can find.