About Loonshots - Safi Bahcall
Safi received his BA in physics from Harvard, his PhD from Stanford, and was a Miller Research Fellow at UC Berkeley.
Safi Bahcall - Wikipedia (Physics PhD)
It is comparable to this, also excellent book:
The difference is that "Loonshots", besides engaging stories, is also studying the actual process and patterns of innovation, what works and what fails, and why. This could be very helpful for any innovative company and person!