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Key Insights From:
Sapiens: A Brief History of Humankind
- Homo sapiens used to share the stage with other species of human.
- Capacity for language and imagination made Sapiens dominant.
- The Agricultural Revolution is the grandest hoax in human history.
- History is a story of the gradual unification of economies, civilizations, and faiths.
- The Scientific Revolution has brought discovery, a spirit of optimism, and a hunger for progress.
- Capitalism has led to booming business, but not without oppression.
- For the first time in history, supply is outpacing demand.
- The Industrial Revolution has created a pattern of continuous radical change.
- We are becoming powerful, aimless gods on Earth.