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Steven Johnson:
Where good ideas come from

TEDGlobal 2010 · 17:45 · Filmed Jul 2010
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People often credit their ideas to individual "Eureka!" moments. But Steven Johnson shows how history tells a different story. His fascinating tour takes us from the "liquid networks" of London's coffee houses to Charles Darwin's long, slow hunch to today's high-velocity web.

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