Although Viktor Zhdanov's name is little known today, he spearheaded one of the greatest projects in history. Who was he and what did he do?
Benjamin Reinhardt works on accelerating science and blogs on his website. You can follow him on Twitter here.
Words by Benjamin Reinhardt
The great slowdown began when we started rationing energy. Restarting progress means getting energy that is so abundant that it’s almost free.
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