Tegmark’s talk at Oxford

Max Teg­mark, from the Mas­sachusetts In­sti­tute of Tech­nol­ogy and the Foun­da­tional Ques­tions In­sti­tute (FQXi), pre­sents a cos­mic per­spec­tive on the fu­ture of life, cov­er­ing our in­creas­ing sci­en­tific knowl­edge, the cos­mic back­ground ra­di­a­tion, the ul­ti­mate fate of the uni­verse, and what we need to do to en­sure the hu­man race’s sur­vival and flour­ish­ing in the short and long term. He’s strongly into the im­por­tance of xrisk re­duc­tion.