Of the nearly 9 billion people in the world, almost one-third live in China and India — two countries with the most polluted cities in the world.
Every ten years, a new digital platform becomes the internet’s interface.
The world is on fire, dear graduates, and we need you to walk through it. We need you to be committed and great.
Nation-states defined the 20th century. Cities will define the 21st century.
In the age of #fakenews, it is difficult to focus on ground truth. **But the world is unambiguously improving.**
In short, a child’s ability to invent correlates with their parents’ income rather than their own technical or mathematical skill.
Between 1990 and 2016, infant mortality rates decreased by 53%
Advanced manufacturing is not yet at scale — Nike cannot produce an adequate number of sneakers with on-site 3-d printers — but interesting production trends are starting to emerge within the global startup community.