The Importance of Intensive Innovation

Upon recommendation, I recently took my first look at “The Big Bang Theory”, only to realise that a season of “Star Trek” is an important pre-requisite. In some ways, it is reassuring that the futuristic depictions of Star Trek have not come to be true. The day we forecast technology will be the cul deContinue reading “The Importance of Intensive Innovation”

Engineering for changing ages

How many people can you fit on a planet? 2012 is the year we reached 7 billion, though the question of population growth has long been a source of vigorous discussion. Less contentious, but just as important are the changes in the shape of our populations. The world’s population is growing older and the world of 2050Continue reading “Engineering for changing ages”