Burke, James
December 2000
Time International (South Pacific Edition);12/4/2000, Issue 48, p62
Discusses the history of technological innovation and introduces several articles concerning inventions. Examples of innovative ideas or things brought together in a new way; Inventions resulting from accident and luck; How Rene Descartes' explanation of reductionism led to niche expertise; Effect of inventions, such as James Watt's Steam engine, on society.


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