Cycles of Invention and Discovery

Progress - By “progress,” we mean the combination of economic, technological, scientific, cultural, and organizational advancement that has transformed our lives and raised standards of living over the past couple of centuries. From A new science of progress
Discovery - Creation of new knowledge and facts about the world From Cycles of Invention and Discovery
Invention - Accumulation of and creation of knowledge that results in a new tool, device, or process that accomplishes a particular or specific purpose From Cycles of Invention and Discovery
Technology- tools and machines that may be used to solve real-world problems. Cherry Picked from Wikipedia
Research - Unscheduled quest for new knowledge and inventions whose outcome cannot be predicted From Cycles of Invention and Discovery
Development - Scheduled activity with a well-defined outdcome in a specified time frame aimed at the marketplace From Cycles of Invention and Discovery
Commercialization -the process of extending new technology into use in the ‘real world.’
Dissemination- the process of extending existing technology into use in the ‘real world’
Innovation Discovery+Invention+Research+Development+Commercialization that result in significant improvements in the world From Cycles of Invention and Discovery

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