What should we be worried about?: Real Scenarios That Keep Scientists Up at Night

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Posing the question "What should we be worried about?" to one hundred fifty of the world's greatest minds, this collection of responses reveals what about the present or the future worries each of them the most.
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auth_author2 Brockman, John, 1941-, Dennett, D. C., Dennett, Daniel C., Dyson, George, 1953-, Hannay, Timo., Nesse, Randolph M., Pinker, Steven, 1954-, Rees, Martin J., 1942-, Sterling, Bruce., Sumner, Seirian., Tegmark, Max., Vinge, Vernor.
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author2-role Brockman, John,1941-editor of compilation., Brockman, John,1941-editor., Dennett, D. C.Living without the Internet for a couple of weeks., Dennett, Daniel C.Living without the Internet for a couple of weeks., Dyson, George,1953-Safe mode for the Internet., Hannay, Timo.What is conscious?, Nesse, Randolph M.Fragility of complex systems., Pinker, Steven,1954-Real risk factors for war., Rees, Martin J., 1942-We are in denial about catastrophic risks., Rees, Martin J.,1942-We are in denial about catastrophic risks., Sterling, Bruce.Singularity., Sumner, Seirian.Synthetic world., Tegmark, Max.Will there be a singularity within our lifetime?, Vinge, Vernor.MADness., hoopla digital.
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subject_facet Electronic books, Fear, SCIENCE / Cognitive Science, SCIENCE / Philosophy & Social Aspects, SOCIAL SCIENCE / Future Studies, Science -- Forecasting, Science -- Social aspects -- Forecasting, Social prediction, Worry
title_display What should we be worried about? : real scenarios that keep scientists up at night
title_full What Should We Be Worried About? : Real Scenarios That Keep Scientists Up at Night [electronic resource] / John Brockman, What Should We Be Worried About? Real Scenarios That Keep Scientists Up at Night, What should we be worried about? : real scenarios that keep scientists up at night / John Brockman
title_short What should we be worried about? :
title_sub Real Scenarios That Keep Scientists Up at Night
topic_facet Electronic books, Fear, Forecasting, Nonfiction, Psychology, SOCIAL SCIENCE / Future Studies, Science, Social aspects, Social prediction, Worry