We enjoy Elon Musk because he leads teams who attack difficult, interesting, important problems.
Plus he’s the real-life Tony Stark from Ironman.
Between SpaceX and Tesla Motors, you’d think he had plenty to keep his mind occupied, but there’s a lot more going on up there. At The Explainist we love a good explanation, and Musk gives us several in the video linked below.
He doesn’t follow the conventions for what makes a “great speaker,” with lots of “ums” and “uhs,” but there’s such an intellect on display as he talks about topics from space travel to electric cars to batteries to artificial intelligence to the nature of reality, this video is a joy to watch: