Where Good Ideas Come From: The Natural History of Innovation
4.4 out of 5 stars with 115 reviews
One of our most innovative, popular thinkers takes on - in exhilarating style - one of our key questions: "Where do good ideas come from?"
With Where Good Ideas Come From, Steven Johnson pairs the insight of his best-selling Everything Bad Is Good ...
Rocket Men: The Epic Story of the First Men on the Moon
4.4 out of 5 stars with 64 reviews
A richly detailed and dramatic account of one of the greatest achievements of humankind.
At 9:32 A.M. on July 16, 1969, the Apollo 11 rocket launched in the presence of more than a million spectators who had gathered to witness a truly historic even...
Broad Band: The Untold Story of the Women Who Made the Internet
4.6 out of 5 stars with 39 reviews
The history of technology you probably know is one of men and machines, garages and riches, alpha nerds and brogrammers. But the little-known fact is that female visionaries have always been at the vanguard of technology and innovation - they've just...
Eccentric Orbits: The Iridium Story
By Blackstone Audio, Inc.
4.6 out of 5 stars with 33 reviews
The incredible story of Iridium - the most complex satellite system ever built, the cell phone of the future, and one of the largest corporate bankruptcies in American history - and one man's desperate race to save it.
In the early 1990s, Motorola,...