Existential Risk: Managing Extreme Technological Risk

Published on 21 November 2017

Of the 45 million centuries of the Earth’s history, this one is very special. It is the first century that one species – us – hold the future of the planet in our hands.

Take a fast-paced tour through our work on biological risks, environmental risks, artificial intelligence risks and more with the Astronomer Royal, Lord Martin Rees; Bertrand Russell Professor of Philosophy, Huw Price; Executive Director of Cambridge University’s Centre for the Study of Existential Risk, Dr Sean O hEigeartaigh; and Academic Project Manager of the Centre, Dr Catherine Rhodes.

This video (Stories of Impact) was created on behalf of the Templeton World Charity Foundation, Inc. The opinions expressed are those of the interviewees and do not necessarily reflect the views of Templeton World Charity Foundation.

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