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July 10: Nikola Tesla

The march of human technological progress over the past centuries has been remarkable. From where we stand today, it’s hard even to imagine a world without the iPhone, let alone the internet, let alone the personal computer; yet all of these technologies are younger than some of the people listening to this podcast. Such rapidContinue reading “July 10: Nikola Tesla”

June 26: Emperor Tiberius

Leadership is a perennial concern in all human cultures and civilizations. What makes a good leader? What makes a bad one? What skills ought we to teach our children so that they can become effective leaders for tomorrow? These questions are the subject of extensive debate, whether around the dinner table, on the public politicalContinue reading “June 26: Emperor Tiberius”

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