The Knowledge Project
About This Show
Shane Parrish, author of The Farnam Street blog, interviews key luminaries from across the globe to gain insights into how they think, live, and connect ideas. The core themes will seem familiar to Farnam Street readers: Decision Making, Leadership, Innovation. But we'll also touch on questions about what it means to live a good life.
Most Recent Episode
Samuel Arbesman on Complex Adaptive Systems and the Difference between Biological and Physics Based Thinking
Samuel Arbesman (@arbesman) is a complexity scientist whose work focuses on the nature of scientific and technological change. Sam's also written two books that I love, The Half-Life of Facts and Overcomplicated. In this episode, Sam talks about: Our relationship with technology Whether art or science is more fundamental to humanity How he defines success for himself The difference between physics thinking and biological thinking Why its better to learn things that change slowly And much, much more!