It's really, really hard.
The voluntary sector is winning the race to increase human progress (against coercive government's relentless destruction thereof) by constantly learning how to do more-and-more with less-and-less.
The examples of this kind of innovation are coming fast and furious. The number of such innovations is greatly out-pacing this website's ability to keep-up. The latest example comes from Germany, where . . .
Researchers have figured out how to create industrial quantities of a nano-rod form of carbon that is harder than diamonds!
Stay tuned to learn about the uses this will have (there appear to be many).
You can learn more here.