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How much do humans need to cooperate in order to survive?

Existential risks are thorny problems. They generally can’t be solved by one person working alone. Success will almost certainly require deep cooperation among all countries. In fact, existential risks can be categorized according to how much coope...
by Vision of Earth on Jul 17, 2016

How much do humans need to cooperate in order to survive?

Existential risks are thorny problems. They generally can’t be solved by one person working alone. Success will almost certainly require deep cooperation among all countries. In fact, existential risks can be categorized according to how much coope...
by Vision of Earth on Jul 17, 2016

Cooperate or perish: Minimal levels of collaboration needed to save the world

One way to quantify the danger posed by an existential risk is to examine how much countries will need to cooperate in order to avoid it. Since successful avoidance of an existential risk can be considered a public good (something that benefits the w...
by Vision of Earth on Jul 3, 2016

Cooperate or perish: Minimal levels of collaboration needed to save the world

One way to quantify the danger posed by an existential risk is to examine how much countries will need to cooperate in order to avoid it. Since successful avoidance of an existential risk can be considered a public good (something that benefits the w...
by Vision of Earth on Jul 3, 2016

Humanity must flourish to survive

We live in a universe that is very hostile to life as we know it. The only habitable place we’ve found so far is the place we grew up: a thin layer atop the surface of the Earth. This is an incredibly small fraction of all volume in the known unive...
by Vision of Earth on May 26, 2016

Humanity must flourish to survive

We live in a universe that is very hostile to life as we know it. The only habitable place we’ve found so far is the place we grew up: a thin layer atop the surface of the Earth. This is an incredibly small fraction of all volume in the known unive...
by Vision of Earth on May 26, 2016

Caroline Lucas: Trident is a reckless vanity project that makes us less safe

Caroline Lucas: Trident is a cold war relic that makes us less...Just one Trident nuclear submarine has enough firepower to kill 10 million civilians. That's what's at stake here. Do you agree that Britain should be a nuclear weapons free s...
by wembleymatters on Mar 9, 2016

What will cause human extinction: natural disaster or human folly?

Existential risks can be divided into two groups: those that are caused by nature and those that are caused by humans (also known as anthropogenic risks). Natural risks come from the physical processes of the Earth, sun, and universe at large. These...
by Vision of Earth on Mar 7, 2016

What will cause human extinction: natural disaster or human folly?

Existential risks can be divided into two groups: those that are caused by nature and those that are caused by humans (also known as anthropogenic risks). Natural risks come from the physical processes of the Earth, sun, and universe at large. These...
by Vision of Earth on Mar 7, 2016

The difference between existential risks and global catastrophic risks

A global catastrophic risk is a possible future event that would cause severe harm to humans on a global scale. An existential risk is a global catastrophic risk that has a chance of rendering humanity extinct.
by Vision of Earth on Mar 6, 2016

The difference between existential risks and global catastrophic risks

A global catastrophic risk is a possible future event that would cause severe harm to humans on a global scale. An existential risk is a global catastrophic risk that has a chance of rendering humanity extinct.
by Vision of Earth on Mar 6, 2016

What is an existential risk?

An existential risk is a possible future event that could potentially cause the extinction of humans or the permanent destruction of our ability to thrive. Studying them is very challenging, but given what is at stake, existential risks need to be st...
by Vision of Earth on Mar 5, 2016

What is an existential risk?

An existential risk is a possible future event that could potentially cause the extinction of humans or the permanent destruction of our ability to thrive. Studying them is very challenging, but given what is at stake, existential risks need to be st...
by Vision of Earth on Mar 5, 2016

August 6: Today Is the Hiroshima Day

U.S. atomic bomb explosions over Hiroshima (left) and Nagasaki (right) cities of Japan in 1945Photos courtesy: Wikipedia The New York Times reports of the Hiroshima bombingPhoto courtesy: PDX Retro.comToday, August 6, is the Hiroshima Day, obser...
by Bangladesh Canada and Beyond on Aug 6, 2015

Is Russia Preparing For A Nuclear War?

Is Russia Preparing For A Nuclear War? Did you know that the Russians have a massive underground complex in the Ural mountains that has been estimated to be approximately 400 square miles in size? In other words, it is roughly as big as the area insi...

United States creates the Fourth Reich to destroy Russia

Pravda had an interview with first deputy head of United Russia faction at the Russian Parliament, leader of the Russian Union of Afghan Veterans, Franz Klintsevich. We spoke about US plans in Ukraine, the situation in the Donbass, perspective of a n...
by Actualité Distincte on Feb 9, 2015

Obama Wants Congressional Authorization for Unlimited War

What do you call a nation permanently at war with invented enemies? An asylum run by lunatics. They infest Washington. Many influence policies. Others make it. Obama already risks the unthinkable. Possible war with Russia. Using Ukraine as a dagger a...
by Actualité Distincte on Feb 8, 2015

The Doomsday Clock moves three minutes closer to midnight!

Nothing Says 'Super Bowl' Party Like Barack Obama Toilet Paper!!Or, if that doesn't HIT the spot, might I suggest The Obama Punching Bag instead?One can only imagine that Barack Obama negotiating with Iran over that country's nuclear ambitions is a m...
by The Political Commentator on Jan 23, 2015

Mayday! Doomsday Clock now three minutes to midnight!

Nothing Says 'Super Bowl' Party Like Barack Obama Toilet Paper!!Or, if that doesn't HIT the spot, might I suggest The Obama Punching Bag instead?One can only imagine that Barack Obama negotiating with Iran over that country's nuclear ambitions is a m...
by The Political Commentator on Jan 22, 2015

Nuclear Bombs Will Detonate

by Chuck Checkman, TrickingIsTricking.com – Facts are not conspiracy theory. Mainstream media...
by Tricking Is Tricking on Dec 18, 2014


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