Weekend Reading & Selected Links

Happy weekend! Here are some links to things I've been reading or watching that you might also enjoy:

1. 'Papers and patents are becoming less disruptive over time', a new Nature article by Michael Park, Erin Leahey and Russell Funk.

2. 'Futurist prediction methods and accuracy', a blog article by Dan Luu.

3. India income distribution graphic of the day. Via Navneeraj Sharma.

4. Why was Roman concrete so durable? 'Hot mixing: Mechanistic insights into the durability of ancient Roman concrete', a new paper in Science Advances, supplies answers.

5. David Deutsch on the 'Fun Criterion'.

Have a great weekend,