Plotting The World’s Exponential Technological Progress

Let’s Start With Moore

SOURCE: OurWorldInData.org
SOURCE: OurWorldInData.org
SOURCE: OurWorldInData.org

Computational power: operations per second

SOURCE: OurWorldInData.org
SOURCE: OurWorldInData.org

The Human Flight Singularity

SOURCE: OurWorldInData.org

Exponential DNA Sequencing

SOURCE: OurWorldInData.org

The Demonetisation Process

SOURCE: OurWorldInData.org

Exponential increase in computing efficiency

SOURCE: OurWorldInData.org

The future of exponential technological growth

Number of digits in the largest known prime since computers started looking for them, 1952–2008 — Wikipedia

Implications for low-income countries

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