Video

Click below to view videos of some of the people who appear in the book talking about their ideas. Note: being posted on this website does not infer the author agrees with everything they say! Nonetheless you may find these interesting to watch. We’ll be posting more in the coming weeks… All of these videos are from TED.com, whose Curator, Chris Anderson, appears in Chapter 15.

Aubrey de Grey on ending ageing

Nick Bostrom on what he thinks are the world’s biggest problems

Juan Enriquez on the genomics revolution

Hod Lipson on building ‘self aware’ robots

Juan Enriquez  on ‘the Ultimate Re-boot’ – the entwined revolutions of biotechnology, robotics and nanotechnology

Clay Shirky on Cognitive Surplus

Robert Wright on the non-zero sum game of history

Steven Pinker on the decline of violence