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Existential Risks & the Future of Humanity | Toby Ord

April 26, 2021

Hidden Forces


In Episode 188, Demetri Kofinas speaks with Toby Ord, a Senior Research Fellow in Philosophy at Oxford University and author of “The Precipice,” a book that focuses on the big picture questions facing humanity’s long-term future and the risks which threaten to put a premature end to our existence. Topics include the risks & likelihoods of nuclear war, human-engineered pandemics, unaligned artificial intelligence, asteroid impacts, supervolcanic eruptions, and more. @Kofinas