What is a failure? An incident? A state of mind? A reflection of self? We have been debating on this topic for over decades. The way every individual looks at his/her failure is accompanied with various external and internal factors. Scientists and researchers all over the world have been conducting studies on this outcome and the human reaction to it. Overall, one thing is for sure. People largely see failure as an unpleasant event.
The video here can actually put things in a shockingly new perspective. Science and technology come together to answer questions surrounding human mind set and thought pattern.
Astro Teller oversees X, is the Alphabet’s moon-shot factory for building magical, audacious ideas that can solve concrete problems for millions of people through science and technology. As X’s head, Teller has an unmatched vantage point from which to watch possible futures unfold.
Teller sure is on a profound mission. In addition to his day job, shepherding Peter Pans with PhDs, Teller is on the board of several businesses including AI-based hedge fund Cerebellum Capital, Inc., and Flux.io, a startup reinventing how buildings are designed and built. He is also the author of two novels and co-author (with Danielle Teller) of Sacred Cows, a nonfiction work analysing society’s attitudes on divorce.
“Great dreams aren’t just visions,” says Astro Teller, “They’re visions coupled to strategies for making them real.” The head of X (formerly Google X), Teller takes us inside the “moonshot factory,” as it’s called, where his team seeks to solve the world’s biggest problems through experimental projects like balloon-powered Internet and wind turbines that sail through the air. Find out X’s secret to creating an organization where people feel comfortable working on big, risky projects and exploring audacious ideas.
Let us watch this amazing video and seek enlightenment. Let the week begin!!
Published author, dreamer, entrepreneur and believer. When not running Contenuto, her freelance content vendor firm and writing the next novel, Deepa loves to catch up on her favorite US TV Shows. Loves spending quality time with her family and constantly hallucinates some 'me' moments in a far far away Austria.