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Imagining the Future: The Transformation of Humanity | Peter Diamandis | TEDxLA

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  • Published on Jan 16, 2017
  • In this landmark talk, Peter Diamandis shares how we are rapidly heading towards a human-scale transformation, the next evolutionary step into what he calls a “Meta-Intelligence,” a future in which we are all highly connected -- brain to brain via the cloud -- sharing thoughts, knowledge and actions.
    He highlights the 4 driving forces as well as the 4 steps that is transforming humanity.

    In 2014 Fortune Magazine named Peter Diamandis as one of the World’s 50 Greatest Leaders.

    Diamandis He is the Founder & Executive Chairman of the XPRIZE Foundation which leads the world in designing and operating large-scale incentive competitions. He is also the Co-Founder & Exec Chairman of Singularity University, a graduate-level Silicon Valley institution that counsels the world’s leaders on exponentially growing technologies.

    As an entrepreneur, Diamandis has started 17 companies. He is the Co-Founder and Vice-Chairman of Human Longevity Inc. (HLI), a genomics and cell therapy-based company focused on extending the healthy human lifespan, and Co-Founder and Co-Chairman of Planetary Resources, a company designing spacecraft to enable the detection and prospecting of asteroid for fuels and precious materials.

    Peter Diamandis earned degrees in Molecular Genetics and Aerospace Engineering from the MIT, and holds an M.D. from Harvard Medical School.

    This talk was given at a TEDx event using the TED conference format but independently organized by a local community. Learn more at ted.com/tedx

Comments • 264

  • Gabrielle Angel Lilly
    Gabrielle Angel Lilly 4 years ago +20

    I am so encouraged, being able to listen to other people building a positive amazing future! Thank you for doing the work, and for sharing! Much love.

    • Frank Lorence
      Frank Lorence 3 months ago

      The mark of beast means the genetic corruption and end of free will cancelling all conscious contact with Holy Spirit and ability of repentance praise and worship. The science is sorcery and fraud

    • James Dehoney
      James Dehoney 2 years ago +4

      I have exact opposite outlook. This is the end. This is how we go out. When we become connected to the cloud. We disconnect from spirituality. We have different views on this one my friend. None the less. Very interesting

  • supra2nv
    supra2nv 4 years ago +73

    "The greatest shortcoming of the human race is our inability to understand the exponential function." Albert Bartlett

  • Sebastian Gaggero
    Sebastian Gaggero Year ago +19

    It looks so pretty when you do not take into account people’s life quality, the destruction of ecosystems, and the campaigns of misinformation. Besides other stuff like inequality, corporate corruption, and so on and so forth...

  • Benjamin
    Benjamin 22 days ago +1

    He's one of the greatest futurists of our life time.

  • Kevin Walsh
    Kevin Walsh 4 years ago +32

    The most important resource we have is not human intelligence, but Love. I know, sounds corny, but intelligence can serve madness just as readily as it can serve good. Human intelligence is but a tool to be used in service. Good talk, btw. I love this stuff.

    Also, Love also sees the power of accelerating returns. We use a higher level of consciousness to reach the next just as we use faster computers to create faster computers.

    • Ms White
      Ms White Year ago

      @Dr. Zoidberg Interesting. The way I conceptualise it, Emotional Intelligence is no an aspect of intelligence, but another intelligence to what we usually think of as intelligence (which is reflected in and shaped by the way it was measured, which was very academic and functional/material).

    • DarkPandaLord
      DarkPandaLord 2 years ago

      "Most people have become educated but have not become human." - Some random person I forgot the name of but remembered the quote I randomly found on the Internet.

    • J B
      J B 2 years ago

      He was talking about human intelligence being more important than artificial intelligence, rather than intelligence compared to emotions. This is good since we want to make sure the dominant intelligence on the planet is value aligned with humanity. Rather than creating something that could easily destroy us, we can upgrade ourselves.

    • Nivardo Ramos
      Nivardo Ramos 3 years ago

      Billion of people have been killed in the name of love..... love is totally relative, then, irrelevant.....

    • Zambia
      Zambia 3 years ago +1

      Love is a verb, not an emotion.

  • damon clayton
    damon clayton 3 years ago +2

    I love hearing this. The future is coming and you're either getting ready for it and preparing yourself or your continuing to do nothing.

    • Marty Mcmannis
      Marty Mcmannis Year ago +1

      Or do nothing and watch others have their brains be controlled by government.
      Is hacking still a thing?

  • Dr Nick Engerer
    Dr Nick Engerer 4 years ago +1

    Peter, you are my hero. Finally, someone talking sense into this mad world!

  • Dominic Jones
    Dominic Jones 4 years ago

    Cool presentation. Thank you. We live in interesting times, though innovation can be a harsh mistress.

  • Italian Food Boss
    Italian Food Boss Year ago +1

    The usual amazing performance by Peter. His views are transformative.

  • High Elven Wisdom And Love

    Compassion & Kindness is Key to expand further on our growth and grow in a positive direction for the species. Otherwise we become nothing, but cold machines losing our spirituality.

    • The Cutest Cuck
      The Cutest Cuck Year ago +1

      @alandrian all ive seen in the past 20 years is a really big over bloated surveillance state. Controlling our everymove and now our paychecks.

    • Kenneth Cooper
      Kenneth Cooper 2 years ago

      U have a point..

    • alandrian
      alandrian 2 years ago +3

      We need the people doing these breakthroughs and our government to both have that thought. Which is why im scared for us as a species.

  • Mokhdum Mushrafi
    Mokhdum Mushrafi 3 years ago +1

    I always adored you mr.Peter di amndis. This is for your practical optimism as to future of mankind. You are committed to the welfare of mankind. You speak of exponential rate of technological innovation. But let us not be happy with exponential rate of technological innovation lone. Let us at the same time be very cautious about the direction toward which this will take us to.

    We must have definite design for future civilization of mankind. And all our devotion be directed to achieve that in definite and anticipatory not. With my concern I am putting to you a proposition. Please be so kind as to consider the same. Because your consideration will Cary true value. This is Let us defend humane grace in automation:

    Autonomy of automation must not be allowed to go beyond humane level.

    Let us give serious emphasis on the innovation of method or technique or software development to ensure the same with true urgency and fastness. Let us make a definite design for future human civilization before it is too late. Otherwise, the grace of humane boundary will be recklessly broken by wrong choice of research objective.

    *** ***

    6.1.19

    Prof.Dr.Mokhdum Mushrafi

    • Marty Mcmannis
      Marty Mcmannis Year ago

      Yes,
      Can't wait to get brain chipped and let the government control our thoughts.
      Where are those guillotines

  • Arnold Van Kampen
    Arnold Van Kampen 4 years ago +1

    There is a scary part, where one might come to believe that being connected to everyone else might mean to become one with all others and become some sort of a single character or personality as in Star Trek where she says: I am The Borg.

    There is, however a difference between, on the one hand, transparently sharing all the information and then, on the other hand accessing some part of that data and processing it to recombine it into different conclusions or solutions.

    So, by the way, individuals process data, those individuals will exist.
    Maybe, that is not so new. After all, there are more couch potatoes than there are original thinkers.
    Only some are fortunate enough to stand out above the masses.

  • a7xfanben
    a7xfanben 3 years ago

    This was great and very inspiring, thank you!

  • mala ramulan
    mala ramulan 4 years ago

    Thanks for the great video, in a short period of time you covered many important things.

  • pid
    pid 5 years ago +15

    The i7-6950X actually has not a clock frequency of 60GHz. There are no commercial general purpose CPUs at that clock speeds. But on the other hand it has 10 cores, 20 threads. So what he means is that 3GHz+ times 20 threads is comparable to a 60GHz CPU. That's not really true but considering the non-technical audience it is a rough guesstimate that can be accepted. Besides he's talking about other stuff, the i7 is there just to make an analogy.

    • Elijah E
      Elijah E 2 months ago +1

      4 years later and 60ghz being on that slide still is very unbelievable.

  • James Dehoney
    James Dehoney 2 years ago +5

    When I was a a teenager. I would
    Of been so excited by all this. Now I am 35 and I see that the human race is over. I’m
    Not talking about Armageddon. End of the world. I’m talking about our
    Natural emotions and thinking and problem solving. We will control our happiness and sleep and energy like we control the volume on our phone. We don’t need to think anymore. We will be connected to cloud. We no longer put the same species. This is terrible. It’s unavoidable. And it is nothing to be excited about. When we finally
    Become like Gods. Then it will happen

  • Mada Sarbu
    Mada Sarbu 5 years ago +8

    Great show! Thanks! Peter Diamandis is a true legend. You should listen to him on The Art of Charm Podcast.

    • Jan Trautwein
      Jan Trautwein 10 months ago

      Why specifically on that podcast? :)

  • Andrew Lokkebo
    Andrew Lokkebo 3 years ago +1

    Im not sure we're ready for it, or can handle it. I want to see the future he talks about, but I have a fear that we're going to destroy ourselves before we get there.

  • Loop Guru
    Loop Guru 2 years ago +7

    What do you think will be the ethical implications of this level of connectedness?

  • Zolane Marlen
    Zolane Marlen 2 years ago +1

    what a captivating "fantasy" to transform in space travellers (become inter-planetary specie). Would be nice to have a nice/happy/sustainable civilization to present..

  • Heather Almoralis
    Heather Almoralis 3 years ago +1

    Indeed Mr. Diamandis akin to the quote "Logic gets you from A to B Imagination gets you everywhere/further" Albert Einstien

  • Life of Tom
    Life of Tom 4 years ago +38

    Absolutely incredible! I just think how mad tec improves all the time.. mobile phones for example are just mind blowing, in 10 years time.. who know's what they'll be able to do!

    • M'sheArt2
      M'sheArt2 10 months ago +2

      @mads max B exactly. The want us modified & patented.
      Mind controlled in a virtual reality where we own nothing not even our own thoughts, have no privacy, remove all our rights and they're already doing that now, with this scamdemic they fomented, they want total control of everything including our brain and bodies.

    • mads max
      mads max 4 years ago +5

      Life of Tom Public Block chain monitoring systems, and open source all technology can make the world less chaotic. The powers to be will try to sell u a sustainable future they control. Dont fall for it. If they privatize The future, its over for 99% of humanity. Call them out on the bs. A future owned by a few is no future.

    • Slick Moranis
      Slick Moranis 4 years ago +1

      No it will be. Use some critical thinking. Google is already beginning to think for us.

    • bighand69
      bighand69 4 years ago +3

      It will not be in your brain in 10 years.

    • Jason Sullivan
      Jason Sullivan 4 years ago +4

      it'll be in my butt

  • supra2nv
    supra2nv 4 years ago +1

    Excellent talk once again sir

  • Augustus331
    Augustus331 2 years ago +8

    But considering the transistors are reaching the size of an atom, we are close to reaching the limits to Moore's law. Quantum computing might have the answers, but conventional computers won't be able to improve exponentially indefinitely.

  • mr donk
    mr donk 2 years ago +1

    I completely agree and believe everything this guy has said. All the scare mongering about AI all the fear of AI amounts to zero when compared to the Incredible times set before us. AI is not just our best chance for survival I believe it's our only chance.
    Great upload...

  • Ken Cohen
    Ken Cohen 11 months ago

    Beyond the rapid advances in technology, it is our humanity itself that has yet to evolve. Our own viability as a species on planet earth today will require much greater levels of co-creative engagement than what our current forums for change will allow. Peter, your heart is in the right place, however, the solutions you are espousing are still landlocked within this current unsustainable paradigm.

  • schalazeal07
    schalazeal07 4 years ago +2

    Fantastic talk!!

  • Snack Pack
    Snack Pack 3 years ago +22

    All this talk of great technological advances, and in current year I'm still having difficulty connecting to WiFi 😓 😂

  • Polymath Park
    Polymath Park 2 months ago +1

    We don't even know how cognition works, much less how to connect to its neural hubs, connecting to a cloud is a long, long way off. Cognitive Neuroscience is still in its infancy.

  • Astro Gremlin
    Astro Gremlin 3 months ago +3

    I'm not crazy about the idea of being connected to the entirety of the human race, which seems kind of selfish and mean. Maybe we'll edit ourselves into being nicer.

  • Md. Arifuzzaman
    Md. Arifuzzaman 3 years ago

    it's awesome fantastic talk about the future of us.
    need more video

  • Luca Catherall
    Luca Catherall 8 months ago +1

    This needs an update, Neurlink is a good example. Good video!

  • Victor J. Cano
    Victor J. Cano 4 years ago +1

    The idea that as we become more technical and able to produce more and more powerful and sophisticated machines etc. We are still humans who continue to operate out of fear and ignorance. If what he says is true we certainly should be a lot further today, instead we use the technology to further the destruction of lives very systems. There will always be humans who long for power and control. Why should we expect this change? Tools have always been used for good and bad, sometimes out of sheer ignorance,

  • Lee Maitland
    Lee Maitland 4 years ago +39

    'if you think that individually we do not have the ability to change the world, it just means that you are not one of those that will' - Jacque Fresco.

    • M'sheArt2
      M'sheArt2 10 months ago

      He was one of the many elite criminals and greenwasher!

    • Girija devi
      Girija devi Year ago

      Crct

    • Pau Heras
      Pau Heras Year ago +1

      ¨If you think that you can change the world alone, you will only make it worse¨ - Common Sense

  • Grafis
    Grafis 4 years ago

    The art,great video.

  • The BlueGorilla
    The BlueGorilla 4 months ago

    This talk deserves way more attention. It is modern esoterism.

  • Steven Kaeser
    Steven Kaeser 8 months ago +1

    Looking back through the impact of COVID, one wonders how that has delayed advancement.

  • Steven K Harrison
    Steven K Harrison 4 years ago +1

    Per capita income is meaningless when half the worlds wealth is held by some 64 people. Global income was given a huge boost with what was deceptively "quantitative easing", ie. printing more money. Life expectancy increased dramatically into the 60's and 70's since then it has been flattening out. The same goes for food costs. What is not being talked about here is what industries call "externalities". These are the costs that industry avoids paying by shifting them on to consumers and governments. An example of this is the cost of pollution and the generation of enormous amounts of waste.

  • FLOWERPOWER CHILD
    FLOWERPOWER CHILD 3 years ago +1

    Interesting and Powerful.
    Thank You

  • Jane Gregory
    Jane Gregory 3 years ago +3

    Technology is as good as the hands it's in.... and that's why there's an extremely worrying dark side to the supposedly glowing future this guy's effusive eulogy portrays. Think for yourselves fellow humans... please.

  • DarkPandaLord
    DarkPandaLord 2 years ago

    I want humanity to conquer the universe.

  • Earth girl 地球女孩
    Earth girl 地球女孩 4 years ago +1

    Inspirational speakers still need to have a higher level of the accuracy of the examples they raise, no matter how famous they are. "... a child, the poorest child in Mumbai on a smartphone having access to the same knowledge and information that Larry Page has on Google". Poor children have no smartphones, or probably his definition greatly differs from the general definition. Thus it's a 'bad' example.

  • arkdark555
    arkdark555 3 years ago

    A video that so damn uplifting.
    Thanks.

  • Sheridan Parker
    Sheridan Parker 4 years ago

    It's an invigorating concept to have 8 billion minds on the internet, but universal Wifi still won't solve the infrastructural barriers preventing people from accessing the internet. How can the internet be used if you don't have access to an affordable computer? Or electricity to charge that computer? Yes, the humans are now an urban species with over 50% of people living in cities; however those unable to afford new technological inventions, those living in rural places, those displaced and all the others without access to computation devices for any number of reasons will still be left behind in this growing gap. Technological investment needs to be matched with infrastructural and developmental investment for this goal to be reached. Let's not forget the importance of equity and development in accomplishing these incredible goals.

  • Eclectic Coach
    Eclectic Coach 3 years ago +1

    I'm so excited for the future!!!

  • GOLDEN AGE MUSIC
    GOLDEN AGE MUSIC 3 years ago +2

    thank you for helping me move forward

  • IAM one
    IAM one Year ago +6

    True words of Lysergic- Everyone is always in a Goddamn Hurry

  • abcz
    abcz 4 years ago +1

    Awesome video

  • dystoniaify
    dystoniaify 6 months ago +4

    Poor people, the 'unnessary' people will have to die to make room for the rich to increase their lifespans.

  • McDonell Douglas
    McDonell Douglas 2 years ago

    Sounds lovely and utopian. I see that we are more people connected, but i feel like the quality of the interhuman relations are going down like the prices of the DNA reaserch. With our tremendous advances in technology there are more and more isolated people, in front of computer, i hope we don't turn into a huge armies of nerds.

  • TrEdtion
    TrEdtion 4 years ago

    we may be new but time goes on forever always has been always will be

  • Kathleen Conley
    Kathleen Conley 4 years ago

    Fascinating and inspiring! If only MSM presented this information to the masses.

  • Grigory Sapunov
    Grigory Sapunov 5 years ago +5

    Peter Diamandis is super-cool!

  • Mike Burns
    Mike Burns 3 years ago +1

    so true humans must go 1000 steps forward not back

  • Sabrina Richey
    Sabrina Richey Year ago

    What happens when the system realizes it's bionary

  • Black Opal
    Black Opal 2 years ago

    I left a really lengthy comment a couple few years ago right around the same time as this speech was posted actually saying pretty much the same thing actually. LOL it's already happening your minds are connected🤯

  • Thomas Franklin
    Thomas Franklin 5 years ago +60

    how cool is this guy

  • Yunfei Chen
    Yunfei Chen 4 years ago

    I am surprised the video has only been view 24 thousand times, considering the topic!!!!!

  • real news
    real news 3 years ago

    Now we get lost in so many endless subgoals, bugs, distractions and obfuscations that we forget the original goal..and intent

  • OmniversoSinDios
    OmniversoSinDios 3 years ago

    This guy is really cool

  • outerrim
    outerrim Month ago

    It is great that more people will have the ability to educated themselfes. Connecting to a device is not how evolution works, you are mistaking there. All the knowledge you speak of that everybody will have, does really everybody will have it or more like big companies and governments? Only the birdseye institutions will have this access and it will force an even greater inequality into being. Also to have a lot more gadgets and devices that are connected I do not see that as a positive. You can portrait something, as if it had no dark implementations, but that does not make it more true. I think those big companies and also the technologies will get their fair share of backlash that they deserve.

  • IAM one
    IAM one Year ago +2

    I heard a pin drop whenever he mentioned getting access to other countries 👁

  • Joe York
    Joe York 3 years ago

    Psychopathic thinking may have been part of human survival hundreds of thousand years ago. This oncoming changes with other forms of thinking will cause psychopathic thinking to be managed and eventually abandoned. No longer weaponized.

  • Sharky 08
    Sharky 08 7 months ago

    Oh, and my friend the supervillain...and my other friend the supervillain, they want everyone connected.

  • nosxing
    nosxing Year ago +2

    This is Brutal.

  • Waleed Higgins
    Waleed Higgins 2 months ago

    It seems the end is nigh because the near future is an impossibility.

  • Harold Hendrix Doolittle
    Harold Hendrix Doolittle 3 years ago +1

    How do latest trends affect people's lifestyle and society?

  • Troy Gardner
    Troy Gardner 4 years ago +1

    for every stat we've gained, it forgets the humanity and species we've lost, millennials are a perfect example of the problem from instant gratifaction, facebook filtered fake friendships, and the addictedness is only getting worse with vr and ar. meanwhile nature doesn't stop moving, yet our food supply is mostly stationary, on a super complex processor of reality. I'm all for the bright and shiny future, but lets not forget the current world and reality with it's very real problems easily dismissed in chasing the moving mirage of shiny tech, any look at a person going through any gauntlet of western medicine. technology CAN only fix things but only that which gets back to fixing this reality will it survive.

    • Troy Gardner
      Troy Gardner 4 years ago

      well it's part, millienas are messed up from messed up parents etc mostly enabled by technology. if you removed all tech in last 200 years would the social fabric of society be better or worse for the average human. And if we grant you your wish for every super computer in peoples heads will the human species positioning system still function to point to a sustainable healthy happy human world. Will transhumansits still be human and have empathy or disgust for the primitive others. We already see the impact of drone and addiction to media, and the prioritization of numbers over humans, when VR hits how will people know reality from fantasy.

    • bighand69
      bighand69 4 years ago

      Technology is not the reason as to why there are so many mess up millennials.

    • bighand69
      bighand69 4 years ago

      Technology is not the reason as to why there are so many mess up millennials.

  • Mark Can
    Mark Can Year ago

    The world is changing so much may 31 2020

  • Rene Goris
    Rene Goris 3 years ago

    It is true, production costs become less of a lot of things, but Costs of living is still rising. To be able to buy a computer suitable to current programs you simply spend more, so for most what computers promise either stays out of financial reach or is forced onto them. Housing is still getting higher, med costs still rising, taxes in flux, etc. On and on we see that base amenities are met better but access to quality becomes smaler

  • Bill Dawson
    Bill Dawson 3 years ago

    Quantum computing makes all of this obsolete.

  • 2010s nostalgia
    2010s nostalgia Year ago

    pessimist: humanity is going extinct and i can prove it with evidence
    the evidence: 1:57

  • Zen of Kursat
    Zen of Kursat 3 years ago +1

    connections ? connections insincere... in now and the future

  • Joe Hoover
    Joe Hoover Month ago

    If transportation 100 x cheaper then why do new cars cost so much?

  • Kaleb Velox
    Kaleb Velox 6 months ago

    It's weird to meet the real life David Sarif.

  • Matt Turner
    Matt Turner 9 months ago +1

    What is the end goal of all this?

  • Danny Bou-Maroun
    Danny Bou-Maroun 4 years ago +72

    5 BILLION new minds! Or maybe 0.1 billion new minds and 4.9 BILLION new people watching funny cat videos all day

    • Steve.K47
      Steve.K47 2 years ago +3

      probably BUT 100 million smart new minds thats a LOT .. and think of the extra work for cats

    • Ed Yo
      Ed Yo 2 years ago

      Not if we are Borg.

  • John Defalque
    John Defalque 2 years ago

    None of this matters if wealth is not shared more equitably.

  • abcd xx
    abcd xx 3 years ago

    Yeah right ram prices doubled and GPU prices thrilled and nothing new has came from Nvidia from 3 year's (GPU)

  • Jorge O.
    Jorge O. 2 years ago

    the homeless population keeps growing..Yes, we are changing.

  • TrEdtion
    TrEdtion 4 years ago +3

    Have you ever heard of ecumenopolises-world cities

    • mala ramulan
      mala ramulan 4 years ago

      TrEdtion
      Thanks for letting us know about ecumenopolis I checked it out those are very educational videos.

    • Honey Badger Offroad
      Honey Badger Offroad 4 years ago +2

      Isaac Arthur has a great video on Ecumenopolises. Check out his channel.

    • Chesley Ramos
      Chesley Ramos 4 years ago

      TrEdtion No, what is it?

  • J Jayne
    J Jayne 3 years ago

    Look up singularityu channel, they are in the Stanford area...they are a NASA break off. 👍

  • Πόπη Λ
    Πόπη Λ Year ago +4

    this is a tragedy ...and we are already in

  • Han Solo
    Han Solo 2 years ago

    to be honest he doesn't know what he is talking about no one does. He is like a fiction author. Yeah yeah maybe he is right but probably not if you ask him something specific about ai , crispr, astronomics you will see he has no idea.

  • Joe York
    Joe York 3 years ago

    Five billion new paradigm shifts?

  • rio k rio k
    rio k rio k 4 years ago

    yes technological we advance but look around the world if you can how advance humanity's it
    is..more poverty every where and special in the western world and instead price to go down they go up I think he is disconnected with the really world.

  • Brian McNellis
    Brian McNellis Year ago +1

    Your kids homework gets really easy with the computational power of the whole human race.

  • Pyriphlegeton
    Pyriphlegeton 2 years ago

    I completely agree with him...
    ...but why are his slides so bad? :D

  • Erik Podhradsky
    Erik Podhradsky 3 years ago

    Intel Core i7 6952 has 60 Ghz? Wtf...
    Well inteal says: intel® Turbo Boost Max-Technik 3.0 Frequenz -
    4,00 GHz

  • highway child
    highway child 4 years ago +2

    "Just because we can does not mean we should!."

  • yumpladukfoo
    yumpladukfoo 4 years ago

    Tony Robbins of tech.

  • Dex Games
    Dex Games 3 years ago

    Still costs about a grand for a Graphic Card guys ;)

  • Carolina Wren
    Carolina Wren 2 months ago

    Seems like this is introducing the 21st century’s Tower of Babel. Nothing new under the sun. It will probably end up in the same way.

  • Justin Wakeling
    Justin Wakeling 4 years ago

    This guy is an optimist and not overly realistic. All of what he says sounds good in theory but the timeframe only takes into account all things going precisely to plan. How about delays, disruptions in this technology, funding, mistakes, other issues, whatever. You can plan & prepare as vigorously as you want, but just because you can't foresee a problem in the future, doesn't mean its not going to happen. Actually, generally you will run into issues you never predicted, espically over such a time span. A million things can and will go wrong between now and 2035. In my opinion, it is incredibly unlikely our brains will be utilized in this way by 2035. I could be wrong but it's just my feeling.

    • Singularity Bound
      Singularity Bound 4 years ago

      As he said its based off things like Moores law which is not effected by interruption, which he also covered..
      Also mind you this does not even concluded projections form 3d chips, biological, quantum, etc.. Everyone and there mother was resistant about this being even remotely possible for 100s of years. Not only is everyone jumping on board now in the areas pushing these industries but they time frame is going down. The fault here is not understanding this line of thinking is linear.. Its going exponential, all of it.
      Also these are the people who have already been changing the world right under our noses. When this guys company alone (3 others also doing now) mine even a palm full off material from an Asteroid they will be the richest human in history. The other issue is if the world does not handle AI as one then whatever one person gets the lead will rule the world. We really are talking movie lvl stuff here.
      Musk is already talking about putting his vertical flight system on cars LOL. Just to do it.. He does not believe that flying cars are the answer atm.
      Like he say's people still ride horses. The rest will move on..
      Lastly with AI really being a thing these situation that could arise will either outright be the end of us or AI will find a way not only around but to even empower it in a positive manner. Exponential brainpower is not even swayed by such things.

  • logical spartan
    logical spartan 3 years ago

    Maybe the poor will read about how their breeding practices are what leads to starvation, crime and pollution.

  • na sa
    na sa Year ago

    yall watching this and making jokes in the comments not knowing I am forced to watch this because of my English teacher

  • Vincent Karaboulad
    Vincent Karaboulad 4 years ago

    Oh, how I miss World War 2.

  • Valentin Simonov
    Valentin Simonov 4 years ago +6

    These inspirational videos for general audience are nothing more than bright fairy tales. Remember yourself 10-20 years ago - what have you thought or have been told the future would have been by now? I bet nothing like the world is today. The future will be... different. And we might not be ready for it.

    • Kevin Lee
      Kevin Lee 4 years ago

      Some of what have been achieved today is beyond the imagination of the brightest fairy tales people could have dreamed up 20 years ago. The next 20 years will be even more exciting. Buckle up and don’t left behind !

    • Cole
      Cole 4 years ago

      the rate of advancement in science/technology is staggering though, much faster than it was 20 years ago. The rate of advances in AI alone makes me shiver. Alpha Go Zero is crazy! Every year from here on out we will be hearing about mind blowing advances that sound like science fiction.

      In 15-20 years those mind blowing advances will be occurring on a monthly basis.

    • bighand69
      bighand69 4 years ago

      20 years ago I was talking with colleges and we were fantasizing about having computers in our hands that we could use when dealing with people. Hospital routinely now use handheld computers when dealing with patients.

    • bighand69
      bighand69 4 years ago +4

      20 years ago I was talking with colleges and we were fantasizing about having computers in our hands that we could use when dealing with people. Hospital routinely now use handheld computers when dealing with patients.

    • Oleg Alexandrov
      Oleg Alexandrov 4 years ago +1

      20 years ago I would have thought I could travel to Mars.

  • Joe E. Pena
    Joe E. Pena 2 years ago +1

    I is getting muggy hot, how was Ur day in Church, we had a Mens Ministry Day Saterday, and a great sermon today!

  • Cathy Munn
    Cathy Munn 2 years ago +1

    How is this going to be done before the ecosystem collapses from climate change?