Historian Yuval Noah Harari has taken the world on a tour through the span of humanity, from apes to rulers of the world. Harari became an international sensation when he argued in his best-selling book Sapiens that humans conquered the world through our ability to believe in collective myths about gods, money and freedom.
In the highly-anticipated sequel Homo Deus, Harari looks to the future, exploring how godlike technologies such as artificial intelligence and genetic engineering will define what we become.
Recorded on 02/27/2017.
A teenager asked that age-old question on TikTok, creating a thoughtful scientific debate
The thorny thought experiment has been turned into a real experiment — one that physicists use to probe the physics of information.
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