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How containerization shaped the modern world

Sometimes a single unlikely idea can have massive impact across the world. Sir Harold Evans, the author of They Made America, describes how frustration drove Malcom McLean, a small-town truck driver, to invent the shipping container. Containerization was born, and it transformed the modern global economy.

This is a TED-Ed presentation that includes a video, a quiz, and links to other resources such as guided discussions....

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