The Roots of Progress

The story of human progress—and how we can keep it going

Discussion series: “The Story of Industrial Civilization”

I’ve started writing a book about the accomplishments of industrial civilization, the major discoveries and inventions behind them, and the meaning of it all. I’m hosting a 13-month series of discussion salons through Interintellect based on it. Read the announcement.


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