The Future of Humanity Institute is a multidisciplinary research institute at the University of Oxford. It enables a select set of intellects to bring careful thinking to bear on big-picture questions about humanity and its prospects. The Institute belongs to the Faculty of Philosophy and the Oxford Martin School.
Ó hEigeartaigh to speak about the Future of Human Evolution - Pint of Science Festival
The Pint of Science festival takes place next week, with a set of excellent talks on the brain, the body and biotech in three of Oxford's best pubs.
Seán Ó hÉigeartaigh on BBC Radio Gloucester speaking about Existential Risk
Nick Bostrom on Radio: BBC4 and BBC5
"Professor Nick Bostrom, Director of the Future of Humanity Institute, will be speaking on both BBC4’s The World Tonight at 10pm and BBC5 at 10:30 tonight, elaborating on some of the topics discussed in today's BBC article on Existential Risk."
How are humans going to become extinct?
What are the greatest global threats to humanity? Are we on the verge of our own unexpected extinction?
Thesis Prize Competition deadline!
Entries will be accepted until 9AM, March 18th.