BigThink's Progress Issue →September 23, 2022 • #
Online magazine BigThink has just published a full issue dedicated to progress studies. Lots of great stuff here from noteworthy folks like Tyler Cowen, Hannah Ritchie, Kevin Kelly, and many more.
- Lessons from the Invention of the Thermometer — Invention requires the right combination of environment, timing, and purpose.
- Weekend Reading: Non-Experts, Non-Linear Innovation, and We Were Builders — The rise of non-experts, innovation and linearity, and our history as builders.
- Science: The Endless Frontier — Vannevar Bush's seminal report.