Idea challenge part 5

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In modern society, education is paramount to social mobility.

Even in the developing world, education can often (though not always) provide a ladder out of poverty.

However, in the US, the education level of the general population is poor for a nation of our resources.

Some 40% of high school…

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Idea challenge part 4

picture of a poor family in the developing world
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For most of human history, most people have been dirt poor.

It is only since the industrial revolution, along with the development of capitalism, that much of the world population has risen above starvation.

Of course, there are still too many left behind, and many more who have started the…

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Idea challenge part 2

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The next problem on the list is pollution.

In no particular order, here are 10 of my ideas to help with pollution:

  1. Remote work
  2. Pollution tax
  3. Rewarding citizens who pick up litter
  4. Robots that can scour the oceans to remove trash
  5. Enhanced rain that removes pollutants from the air
  6. Alternatives…

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Idea challenge part 1.

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Today I will start an exercise where I go through the problems listed in the first article and brainstorm solutions.

These solutions don’t have to be perfect, just some way that might help solve the problem, adding value to society.

I will start with climate change.

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Building Arks with Jason Clendenen

Building Arks with Jason Clendenen

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