All publications - existential risk

Biotechnology and the lifetime of technical civilizations

2019

Sotos J.G. (2019) Biotechnology and the lifetime of technical civilizations, in International Journal of Astrobiology [volume not available], 1-10.

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Would a super-intelligent AI necessarily be (super-) conscious?

2011

Torrance S. (2011) Would a super-intelligent AI necessarily be (super-) conscious?, in Machine Consciousness 2011: Self, Integration and Explanation - Proceedings of a Symposium at the AISB'11 Convention [volume not available], 67-74.

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Testing the Doomsday Argument

1994

LESLIE J. (1994) Testing the Doomsday Argument, in Journal of Applied Philosophy 11, 31-44.

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Strategic Implications of Openness in AI Development

2017

Bostrom N. (2017) Strategic Implications of Openness in AI Development, in Global Policy 8, 135-148.

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Working together to face humanity's greatest threats: Introduction to the Future of Research on Catastrophic and Existential Risk

2018

Currie A., Ó hÉigeartaigh S. (2018) Working together to face humanity's greatest threats: Introduction to the Future of Research on Catastrophic and Existential Risk, in Futures 102, 1-5.

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Geo-engineering gone awry: A new partial solution of Fermi's paradox

2004

Ćirković M.M., Cathcart R.B. (2004) Geo-engineering gone awry: A new partial solution of Fermi's paradox, in JBIS - Journal British Interplanetary Society 57, 209-215.

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Coping with ecological catastrophe: Crossing major thresholds

2004

Cairns Jr. J. (2004) Coping with ecological catastrophe: Crossing major thresholds, in Ethics in Science and Environmental Politics 4, 69-79.

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Data crash apocalypse and global economic crisis

1999

Weinstein M.A. (1999) Data crash apocalypse and global economic crisis, in Angelaki - Journal of the Theoretical Humanities 4, 91-102.

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Endangering humanity: an international crime?

2017

McKinnon C. (2017) Endangering humanity: an international crime?, in Canadian Journal of Philosophy 47, 395-415.

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Existential risk assessment: A reply to Baum

2020

Rowe T., Fox J., Beard S. (2020) Existential risk assessment: A reply to Baum, in Futures 122, [pages not available].

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