When ideas have sex: Matt Ridley on TED.com


(TED Direktideas)

Superinteressanter Vortrag von Matt Ridley über den Zusammenhang von der Beschleunigung in technologischer Evolution und zunehmender Erdpopulation.

At TEDGlobal 2010, author Matt Ridley shows how, throughout history, the engine of human progress has been the meeting and mating of ideas to make new ideas. It's not important how clever individuals are, he says; what really matters is how smart the collective brain is.