David J. C. MacKay Quote: “When the Industrial Revolution started, the…”

When the Industrial Revolution started, the amount of carbon sitting underneath Britain in the form of coal was as big as the amount of carbon sitting under Saudi Arabia in the form of oil, and this carbon powered the Industrial Revolution, it put the ‘Great’ in Great Britain, and led to Britain’s temporary world domination.

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Name: David J. C. MacKay
Profession: Philosopher
Nationality: English
Birthday: April 22, 1967
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