Yuval Noah Harari: ‘Homo sapiens as we know them will disappear in a century or so’


From The Guardian, a lengthy but interesting article about the future of mankind:

After reading Homo Deus I began to wonder why we are so wilfully ushering in a future that will slowly make us redundant. We are the only animal obsessed with progress. Should we try to resist the idea of the future as one of inevitable technological advancement and create a different kind of futurism? — Matt Haig, author


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