Specialization has been a very productive way of organizing a society

But our path forward is going to require a little more than rote learning and following an ever narrowing intellectual pathway. It is time to step back and figure out how all of the pieces fit together.

"Cognitive synthesis is the ability to take information from a wide variety of sources, combine them and then make sense of this new information. Humans are really good at taking inputs from multiple places, mixing them together in new ways and coming up with new ideas and perspectives."

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