The Kardashev Scale: A method for measuring society’s level of technological advancement.
Type One Venture’s name is an ode to the future and the types of investments that will eventually progress us towards a Type One Civilization. Type One Ventures exists to empower early-stage entrepreneurs providing the technology, infrastructure, and services that will be integral to the growth and advancement of mankind. We look for companies progressing humanity forward.
In 1964, Russian astrophysicist Nicolai Kardashev created the Kardashev scale, which states a civilization’s level of advancement is a product of its ability to harness energy and technology. The Kardashev scale has various levels of classification: Type Zero, Type One, and Type Two. Humanity is currently a 0.73 on the scale. Together, our innovative companies are progressing it to 1.0 on the scale – thus, Type One Ventures.