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Our Final Century: The 50/50 Threat to Humanity's Survival

Our Final Century: The 50/50 Threat to Humanity's Survival (Paperback)

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World authority on astrophysics, Sir Martin Rees, takes us on a journey through all the things which could wipe out mankind in the near future. From asteroids to disease to scientific discoveries gone wrong (from nanobots to the large Hadron collider) these are scenarios from disaster movies, analysed with a serious scientific eye. Some of these things definitely won't happen, some genuinely might - this is one book you won't be able to put down and which you'll never forget.

Philosophy, Psychology & Social SciencesSocial issues & processesSocial forecasting, future studiesPhilosophy, Psychology & Social SciencesSocial issues & processesSocial impact of disasters Publisher: Cornerstone Publication Date: 02/09/2004 ISBN-13: 9780099436867  Details: Type: Paperback Format: Books
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Sir Martin Rees FRS is the most eminent cosmologist in Britain, the Astronomer Royal and Professor at Cambridge. He lives in Cambridge.

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