The Telegraph has a lengthy and inspiring look at the life of Dean Kamen. It covers in depth the history and ideals of the eccentric inventor. A great read if you want to study the work habits and mindset of a great innovator (Kamen keeps distractions low – he hasn't even watched a movie since he was a child), or if  you just want an update on awesome future technology. One fantastic project he's working on is a hybrid electric car that can run on almost any fuel – “jet fuel to cow dung”. Even more amazing – the engine design is over 200 years old.

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