Interesting!
Matt Clancy
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Thanks! I think there’s definitely certainly something to that — and if there is a contribution by the scientific to the industrial revolution, then it is the one that you describe: beliefs, rather than knowledge. By the way, you might also like another post I wrote more specifically on the idea that innovation needs to be discovered: https://medium.com/@antonhowes/is-innovation-in-human-nature-48c2578e27ba#.cz348qabe

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