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gregmelander:

ELON MUSK

An enlightening interview with Elon Muskfounder of SpaceX and led Tesla Motors and PayPal. He talks about how he thinks, his first principles and how to design.

KR: “Did you ever think there was a possibility that [SpaceX and Tesla] would fail?”

EM(without a pause): “Oh yeah, absolutely…”

Innovation comes with risks. If we don’t stomach the risks we can’t progress.

I’ve always admired Kevin Rose for his diversity of interests and just plain awesomeness. Foundation is a series where he interviews the founders of the most interesting start ups.

futurescope

futurescope:

Researchers at the University of Liverpool, U.K. are taking the first step toward individualized, natural looking 3D printed skin. It’s a daunting undertaking, since each person’s skin has a unique smattering of freckles, wrinkles and veins coursing through it. But the project’s leader, Dr. Sophie Wuerger, has high hopes.