Monday, August 26, 2013

How to aggregate & synthesize rich information into a future vision?

Jeff Bezos, CEO of Amazon and future owner of the Washington Post, has a profoundly intriguing explanation as to why he is building a $42 Million, 200-foot clock called "the 10,000 year clock" that will commemorate the anniversaries of every year, decade, millennium and 10 millennia.

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"The reason I am doing it is that it is a symbol of long term thinking and the idea of long term responsibility"

"We humans have become so technologically sophisticated that in certain ways we are dangerous to ourselves. It's going to be increasingly important over time for humanity to take a longer view of its future"

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