…d like when all vehicles are electrified? Who benefits and who loses, who rejoices and who suffers? Writers can create windows into possible future worlds that are more diverse, nuanced, and empathetic — in other words, more intimately connected to the human condition — than any scientific study or policy roadmap.
…at followed, people who had read the more simplistic article tended to get stuck in negativity. But those who had read the more complex articles did not. They asked more questions, proposed higher quality ideas and left the lab more satisfied with their conversations. “They don’t solve the debate,” Coleman says, “but they do have a more nuanced understanding and more willingness to continue the conversation.” Complexity is contagious, it turns out, which is wonderful news for humanity.