Born to Run: A Hidden Tribe, Superathletes, and the Greatest Race the World Has Never Seen

Author : Christopher McDougall, I have always found it fascinating to learn about different tribes, their culture, and their lifestyle. And while searching for an audiobook to listen to during chores, I stumbled upon this book. Not only is this book a window to “The RarĂ¡muri or Tarahumara” people of the Americas, but it isContinue reading “Born to Run: A Hidden Tribe, Superathletes, and the Greatest Race the World Has Never Seen”

The Idea Factory: Bell Labs and the Great Age of American Innovation

Author : Jon Gertner, Being an engineer/researcher in the field of telecommunication, this book was just an incredibly fun read for me. The invention of transistors, design of the first transcontinental telephone system, satellite communication, discussions on the first cellular system design; I found these topics almost as exciting as reading a mystery where IContinue reading “The Idea Factory: Bell Labs and the Great Age of American Innovation”