Lester C. Thurow

  • Building Wealth

    One of the nation's most influential economists asks a few basic questions. How does knowledge create wealth? How can societies incubate entrepreneurs? What skills will the entrepreneurs need?

  • The Revolution Upon Us

    "All that is solid melts into air" -- Karl Marx could have been describing the forces unleashed by the first truly global economy.

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How a Psychedelic Masterpiece Is Made

A short documentary about Bruce Riley, an artist who paints abstract wonders with poured resin

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Why Is Google Making Skin?

Hidden away on Google’s campus, doctors are changing the way people think about health.

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How to Build a Tornado

A Canadian inventor believes his tornado machine could solve the world's energy crisis.

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A New York City Minute, Frozen in Time

This short film takes you on a whirling tour of the Big Apple

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What Happened to the Milky Way?

Light pollution has taken away our ability to see the stars. Can we save the night sky?

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