Steam Engines and Transport Innovators

Patented: History of Inventions | 16 March 2022 | 0h 34m | Listen Later | Podcasts | Spotify
Interview with Matt Ridley, the author of How Innovation Works, discussing the invention of the steam engine and the innovations in transport from the steam engine to human flight to space travel.

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From Chariots to e-Scooters: Transformations in Transport

History Extra | 6 November 2021 | 0h 54m | Listen Later | iTunes | Spotify
Interview with Tom Standage about his book A Brief History of Motion: From the Wheel, to the Car, to What Comes Next. Discusses technological advances in transport, from the invention of the wheel to the rise of the car, and reveals why modern transport dilemmas echo those of the late 19th century.

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