What Can’t a Billion Dollars Buy?

In which John discusses the strangeness of large numbers, and this year’s Annual Letter from Melinda and Bill Gates, which is always worth reading: https://www.gatesnotes.com/2018-Annual-Letter
Also Crash Course Statistics! https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zouPoc49xbk&list=PL8dPuuaLjXtNM_Y-bUAhblSAdWRnmBUcr

Other topics discussed include the human microbiome, the Green Revolution, the foreign aid budget in the United States, and the astonishing value of a young man named Coutinho.

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