Thinking is the Best Way to Travel

Here are some of the most influential books for my article in no particular order;

I will add some links; Book Names to Amazon.com and Authors to their website:

Critique of Pure Reason - Immanuel Kant

On the Origin of Species - Charles Darwin

The Evolution of Technology - George Basalla

Technological Innovation as an Evolutionary Process - John Ziman

The Selfish Gene - Richard Dawkins

The Meme Machine - Susan Blackmore and Richard Dawkins

The Origins of Order: Self-Organization and Selection in Evolution - Stuart Kauffman

At Home in the Universe: The Search for the Laws of Self Organization and Complexity - Stuart Kauffman

Investigations - Stuart Kauffman

Godel, Escher, Bach: An Eternal Golden Braid - Douglas R. Hofstatdler

Linked: The New Science of Networks - Albert- Laszlo Barabasi

Sync: How Order Arises From Chaos - Steven Strogatz

Six Degrees: The Science of a Connected Age - Duncan J. Watts

The Nature of Technology - W. Brian Arthur

Chaos: Making a New Science - James Gleick

Microcosmos: Four Billion Years of Microbial Evolution - Lynn Margulis and Dorion Sagan

What is Life? - Lynn Margulis and Dorion Sagan

Three Roads to Quantum Gravity - Lee Smolin

A New Kind of Science - Stephen Wolfram

The Fractal Geometry of Nature - Benoit B. Mandelbrot

Cybernetics: or Control and Communication in the Animal and the Machine - Norbert Wiener

The Age of Spiritual Machines - Raymond Kurzweil

The Singularity is Near - Raymond Kurzweil

The Engines of Creation - K. Eric Drexler