FLI launch event @ MIT
Alan Alda moderated a discussion on "The Future of Technology: Benefits & Risks" with a panel featuring George Church, Andrew McAfee, Jaan Tallinn, Frank Wilczek and Ting Wu with 400 people at MIT. See video and transcript.
But What Would the End of Humanity Mean for Me?
In a candid interview with The Atlantic, Max Tegmark discusses the motivation behind FLI and the importance of thinking long-term. Or as the author keenly writes, "Seeing the biggest picture of humanity and the planet is the heart of this."