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“Einstein: His Life and Universe” by Walter Isaacson: Part Two

Calling himself “an old-time believer in democracy,” he again made clear that his socialist sentiments did not make him sympathetic to Soviet-style controls. “All true democrats must stand guard lest the old class tyranny of the Right be replaced by … Continue reading

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“Einstein: His Life and Universe” by Walter Isaacson: Part One

“Life is like riding a bicycle. To keep your balance you must keep moving.” ~Albert Einstein 1930 Einstein offered her a deal. He would win the Nobel prize someday, he said; if she gave him a divorce, he would give … Continue reading

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“The Innovators” by Walter Isaacson

One of my favorite authors. The level of detail and unearthed stories are amazing. This book makes me wonder what it’s like to work in a truly collaborative environment, instead of a top-down, hierarchical organization. “A new idea comes suddenly … Continue reading

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