Monthly Archives: July 2013

Thoughtful review of my book in Washington Post today

The Washington Post ran a really interesting review of my book today — read it here. Brendan Borrell, the author, makes an observation that I’ve heard from a lot of readers, which is that he wants to hear why humans …

Let’s get to work saving the world!

The awesome Rob Walker interviewed me for Yahoo! News, and asked some terrific questions about humanity’s long-term future, and whether we deserve it. Check out the interview!

It’s not the robot uprising. It’s evolution.

I was part of the latest edition of Big Picture Science, the amazing podcast from SETI, where we talked about the future of humanity. Will we be replaced by robots? Or evolve into something even weirder? Listen to the show …

All the way from Melbourne . . . my interview on the ABC

I just came back from the Australian leg of my book tour, and I was lucky enough to talk about my work on the Australian Broadcasting Corporation’s news show, The Conversation Hour. I joined journalist Mark Willacy, whose latest book …