Fusion & magic
Could the everyday wonder of technology save us soon? It has been said there is a unique moment of magic when a technology, once only a figment of imagination, becomes fully realised. Many of us discovered that vital moment of ingenuity in the forms of vaccines. But, Andrew Blum asks, what else might be possible? In this insight into the life-changing innovations in history, he reflects on what he believes has the biggest potential to drastically change the world's problems.
From Lapham's Quarterly