Billionaire Paul Allen Donates $100 Million To Fund A ‘Manhattan Project’ For Human Disease

Billionaire Paul Allen Donates $100 Million To Fund A ‘Manhattan Project’ For Human Disease

Further, there have been several empirical studies finding that ‘people with more diverse sources of information generated consistently better ideas.’ Walmart, not a technology company, has explained, ‘Diverse teams often outperform teams composed of the very best individuals, because this diversity of perspective and problem-solving approach trumps individual ability.’

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This is true about women, but also true of many other types of diversity: diversity of age, diversity of culture, diversity of experience, etc.

This is a lesson any first-year biology student could tell you: nature seeks and is strengthened by diversity.