The Startup
Published in

The Startup

Using data to fuel imagination

In 1967, when testifying in front of a Congress looking to assign blame for the tragic failure of the Apollo 1 spacecraft, Astronaut Frank Borman suggested that there was no single individual or group on which blame could be assigned.

The problem was a “failure of imagination” — the team working on the project had extensively worked through the challenges that they understood. It was a challenge that they…

--

--

Get the Medium app

A button that says 'Download on the App Store', and if clicked it will lead you to the iOS App store
A button that says 'Get it on, Google Play', and if clicked it will lead you to the Google Play store