Interviewed by Prof Denis Noble, University of Oxford, Dr Martin stresses that we will survive the 21st Century, but that it’s our choice as to whether it’s a century of disasters and near extinction, or whether we can create a new era of civilisation.
Other topics discussed during the interview: employment, artificial intelligence and leisure time; the technological singularity; the complexity of the human brain; quantum entanglement; technology and the humanities; the cathedrals of our future – cathedrals of the mind…
- The Meaning of the 21st Century (a film by James Martin)
- James Martin on Singularity 1 on 1: We Can Control Accelerating Technology
- The Change Agent: Onwards to Utopia or backwards to the Dark Ages?
- The Change Agent, the Ghostwriter and the Singularity: Andrew Crofts on Singularity 1 on 1