The End Of The World with Josh Clark

A Science, Medicine and Society podcast featuring Josh Clark
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We humans could have a bright future ahead of us that lasts billions of years. But we have to survive the next 200 years first. Join Josh Clark of Stuff You Should Know for a 10-episode deep dive that explores the future of humanity and finds dangers we have never encountered before lurking just ahead. And if we humans are alone in the universe, if we don't survive intelligent life dies out with us too.

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There’s one last thing. Maybe the reason why we don’t see other intelligent life, maybe the reason we are in the astoundingly unique position of having to save the future of the human race, is because we are simulated human beings. It would explain…
Josh explains that to survive the next century or two – to navigate our existential threats – all of us will have to become informed and involved. It will take a movement that gets behind science done right to make it through the Great Filter. (Ori…
We humans are our own worst enemies when it comes to what it will take to deal with existential risks. We are loaded with cognitive biases, can’t coordinate on a global scale, and see future generations as freeloaders. Seriously, are we going to su…

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SallyRide reviewed this podcast on Mar 12th, 2019
"I can't say I loved this podcast. At the end of basically every one of the 10 episodes I felt disturbed to my core. But in a good way. "
 

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Started
Oct 17th, 2018
Latest Episode
Dec 5th, 2018
Release Period
Daily
No. of Episodes
12
Avg. Episode Length
41 minutes

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