MODEL CITIZEN is an interview podcast that explores big, new ideas in politics and policy with captivating original thinkers … premised on the idea that we have a duty as citizens and neighbors to build our mental models of the world with as little error, bias, and lunacy as possible. Guests discuss how they’ve arrived at their conclusions, mistakes they’ve made, people and methods they trust and distrust, and how they’ve changed their minds. Hosted by WILL WILKINSON, New York Times contributing opinion writer and former US Politics correspondent for The Economist
The Fabric of Civilization: How Textiles Made the World
From Paleolithic flax to 3D knitting, explore the global history of textiles and the world they weave together in this enthralling and educational guide.
The story of humanity is the story of textiles — as old as civilization itself. Since the first thread was spun, the need for textiles has driven technology, business, politics, and culture. […Learn More]