Anders Sandberg

Articles by Anders Sandberg

9 September 2008

How can we reduce the risk of human extinction?

Anders SandbergJason G. MathenyMilan M. Ćirković

In the early morning of September 10, the Large Hadron Collider will be tested for the first time amid concern that the device could create a blackhole that will destroy the Earth. If you're reading this afterwards, the Earth survived. Still, the event provides an opportunity to reflect on the possibility of human extinction.