#53. A Summary of ‘Social Physics: How Good Ideas Spread—The Lessons from a New Science’ by Alex Pentland

Table of Contents: i. Introduction/Synopsis PART I: THE METHODS OF THE SOCIAL SCIENCES, AND AN INTRODUCTION TO REALITY MINING AND SOCIAL PHYSICS 1. The Traditional Methods of the Social Sciences: Surveys and Lab Experiments 2. The New Method of Investigating … Continue reading

#52. A Summary of ‘Windfall: The Booming Business of Global Warming’ by Mckenzie Funk

Table of Contents: i. Introduction/Synopsis PART I: THE WORLD’S CLIMATE IS CHANGING, AND WE ARE THE MAIN CAUSE 1. Global Warming a. The World Is Warming b. We Are the Main Cause of Global Warming 2. Climate Change and its … Continue reading