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The Dance of the Possible

https://twitter.com/berkun http://scottberkun.com/about/ https://www.slideshare.net/secret/GWLIasmD09Vg6N 1884 The cutting edge field was construction. Today we look at it as being boring. It was a time before steel and iron, the age of the birth of telegraphy. Maurice Koechlin and Émile Nouguier They pitched their idea of a tower to Gustave Eiffel, using a sketch of the tower. He turned it down because it didn’t feel like a useful project. It was just a tall building.