<iframe title="The Biggest Myth About Innovation" src="https://www.youtube.com/embed/thtKslF8zE4?feature=oembed" height="113" width="200" style="aspect-ratio: 1.76991 / 1; width: 100%; height: 100%;" allowfullscreen="" allow="fullscreen"></iframe> **Duration:** 18:59 **Language:** **Complexity:** **Topics:** # šŸ“’ Personal Notes --- date: 2024-03-20 --- # YouTube ![]() ## Description: -> [Youtube video Link](https://www.youtube.com/embed/thtKslF8zE4) ## Summary: The video discusses the myths around inventions, particularly the misconception of lone geniuses plucking ideas out of thin air, and instead illustrates how innovation is a messy process shaped by various factors. It uses the example of the mRNA vaccine invention to demonstrate the interconnected and unpredictable nature of innovation. The video highlights the contributions of multiple historical figures and chance occurrences that ultimately led to the development of the mRNA vaccine as we know it today. - Innovation is a messy process shaped by various factors. - Multiple chance connections and lucky coincidences play a significant role in advancements. - The development of the mRNA vaccine is a result of interconnected historical events and contributions. Topics and themes: Innovation, interconnectedness, historical inventions