How We Got To Now Essay

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Prompt 2. The final chapter (“Conclusion”) of How We Got to Now tells the story of Ada Lovelace and Charles Babbage and calls them “time travelers.” Explain what author Steven Johnson means by a time traveler and identify why Lovelace and Babbage were able to think and work so innovatively and creatively. Using an example from a different chapter in the book, explain how different innovators had to learn about and work across several fields of study to successfully do their work. Then, describe how the combination of a major, minor, and general education and other experiences such as study abroad or internships can help you develop the kind of creativity and insight that these innovators did. Ada Lovelace and Charles Babbage were brilliant
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