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Martin Rees: Prospects for Humanity

Are we doing enough to protect our planet? According to world-renowned scientist and Astronomer Royal Martin Rees, humanity has reached a critical moment, and there is no plan B for Earth.

With our world changing at a rapid pace, Rees explains why the future of humanity is bound to the future of science. He offers a compelling look at how advancements in biotechnology, robotics and artificial intelligence, if applied wisely, can help address these growing challenges and threats.


Rees photo by Nesta

In association with Wonderfest

January 15, 2019

Oshman Family JCC
Schultz Cultural Hall
3921 Fabian Way
Palo Alto, 94303
United States

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Martin Rees
Astronomer Royal; Author, On the Future: Prospects for Humanity
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In Conversation with Alison van Diggelen
Host, “Fresh Dialogues”; Contributor, BBC

6:30 p.m. check-in
7 p.m. program
8 p.m. book signing