Press/Media on Robin Hanson

As of September 2015, a total of 422 press/media articles have mentioned Robin Hanson.


James Somers, What Searchable Speech Will Do To You: Will recording every spoken word help or hurt us?, Natilus 28, September.

Chris Smith, Into the Deep Freeze: What Kind of Person Chooses to Get Cryonically Preserved? [University of] California Magazine, Summer 2015.

Noah Smith, Economists: Drop the Signaling Fad, Bloomberg View, April 27, 2015.

Taiwo Odukoya, Leadership Credibility, All Africa News, March 2, 2015.

Blair Frank, Tech Moves: ExtraHop recruits F5 exec as CIO, Move gets new CEO, and more, GeekWire, December 19, 2014.

Ben Miller, In its attack on real estate 'quasi-cartel,' Surefield enlists economists, Puget Sound Business Journal Online, December 16, 2014.

John Stossel, Be Reasonable, Fox News: Stossel, December 11, 2014.

Steve Sailer, Noah Smith Tries to Sic ShirtStorm Mob on Poor Robin Hanson, VDAREZ, November 22, 2014.

Noah Smith, Economics Is a Dismal Science for Women, Bloomberg View, November 21, 2014.

Jazz Shaw, The entire idea of a meritocracy may be a myth, Hot Air, November 8, 2014.

James Joyner, The Meritocracy Myth, Outside The Beltway, November 8, 2014.

Someone associated with North Carolina State University, Global tragedy, local passivity, U-Wire, October 16, 2014.

Jay Livingston, Why Don't Religious People Know More About Religion?, Pacific Standard, October 6, 2014.

Russell Blackford, Transhumanism and The Journal of Evolution and Technology Ethical Technology, Institute for Ethics and Emerging Technologies, September 28, 2014.

Adam Gurri, Nashville regulators seek to bring Airbnb into the fold, R Street, September 22, 2014.

Graeme Wood, How Gangs Took Over Prisons, The Atlantic, September 16, 2014.

logu_ii, 「企業」という存在がいかに非効率的なものであるかを示す18の事例, Gigazine, July 24, 2014.

Dylan Love, Google's Self-Driving Cars Could Double The Size Of Our Cities, Business Insider, Tech, May 29, 2014.

Matt Welch, The Intolerant State: Sometimes, government is the things centralizers choose for us, Reason Magazine, December 2013.

Alissa Walker, Tall Is Good: How A Lack Of Building Up Is Keeping Cities Down, Gizmodo, Australia, December 12, 2013.

Ameera David, Bodily Fluids Sell For Big Bucks Online, RT America, TV News, November 12, 2013, 4pmEST.

Peter Boghossian, A Manual for Creating Atheists, Pitchstone Publishing, November 1, 2013.

Kira M. Newman, We're hard-wired for hypocrisy: Interview with Dr. Robin Hanson, The Honesty Experiment, May 13, 2013.

Glenn Hubbard and Tim Kane, Balance: The Economics of Great Powers from Ancient Rome to Modern America, Simon and Schuster, p. 286, May, 2013.

Alan Davies, Bike helmet laws prevent injuries to kids — by putting them in cars, Crikey, March 12, 2013.

Leon Neyfakh, How to improve the debates: It's time to get more imaginative about America's most important political face-off, Boston Globe, October 21, 2012.

Ken Serrano, Our Unpredictable, deadly summer. Daily Record, September 4, 2012.

Chris Berg, Confused NASA's role lost in space, Sun Herald, August 19, 2012.

John Batchelor, radio show, recorded Aug 16, 2012.

Brian Wang, Plastination for Preservation of Brain Information Needs $45,000, next BIG future, June 22, 2012.

Adam Ozimek, Why You Should Learn to Love Pink Slime, Atlantic, April 5, 1012.

Marek Gorilkowski, Bez gzabnej puenty, Gazeta Wyborcza .pl, March 30, 2012.

Rafał Woś, Precz z wiekiem emerytalnym!, GAZETA PRAWNA.PL, March 9, 2012.

Michael Kesterton, Social Studies, The Globe and Mail, Globe Life, February 28, 2012.

Les cinq plus grands regrets des gens avant de mourir,, February 7, 2012.

Tim Worstall, Why Do Companies Hire Management Consultants?, Forbes, February 3, 2012.

Matthew Yglesias, Publicly Traded Firms Don't Invest, Slate, January 12, 2012.

Andrew Sullivan, Stealth Nonconformism, The Dish, January 9, 2012.

Erik Kain, The Case For Stealth Nonconformity, Forbes, January 9, 2012.

Art Carden, Are economy experts less likely to give to charity?, Christian Science Monitor, Circle Bastiat, December 21, 2011.

Megan McArdle, Spend It or Save It?, Wall Street Journal, November 26, 2011.

Will Wilkinson, Did Steve Jobs give good advice?, Big Think, October, 2011.

Frederick Allen, Steve Jobs' Bad Career Advice, Forbes, October 12, 2011.

Timothy Lee, The Case For Jobsian Megalomania, Forbes, October 8, 2011.

Tim Worstall, Steve Jobs and the Don't Settle Speech, Forbes, October 8, 2011.

John Townsend, Keeping Up with the Greens: I'm Making a Difference. Why Aren't You?, Changemakers, October 7, 2011.

Megan McArdle, Follow Your Bliss — Sort Of, The Atlantic, October 7, 2011.

John Stossel, Defending The Undefendable, Stossel, Fox Business TV, August 18, 2011. See also Almost Everything We're Taught Is Wrong, August 24, 2011.

Bob Woodruff, Life on Ice: The World of Crazy Cryogenics, ABC News, July 27, 2011. Also appeared that day on ABC TV's Good Morning America.

Gene Healy, Space program was our biggest bridge to nowhere., Washington Examiner, 8:05p, July 11, 2011.

Ezra Klein, Can we trust deathbed regrets?; Perhaps the end of life does not give us peculiar clarity, Washington, June 14, 2011.

Zac Bissonnette, Elite Colleges Aren't the Only Path to Elite Paychecks, Daily Finance, February 23, 2011.

Oliver Burkeman, Vagueness has its uses sometimes, The Guardian, Weekend: Mind & Relationships, January 8, 2011

Jacob Goldstein, Wedding Tips From An Economist, Planet Money, December 13, 2010.

Razib Khan Admissions of illiberalism, Discover, Gene Expression, December 8, 2010.

Richard Eskow, Paying to Make Red Lights Turn Green, Institute for Ethics and Emerging Technologies, November 9, 2010.

Andrew Sullivan, The Breitbart Syndrome, Atlantic, Daily Dish, September 27, 2010.

Razib Khan, Farmers, foragers, and us, Discover, Gene Expression, October 8, 2010.

Kerry Howley, Until Cryonics Do Us Part, New York Times, July 11, 2010. reprinted in The Week, July 23.

Albert Boter, La auténtica tolerancia, Libertad Digitial, Opinion, April 28, 2010.

Colin Marshal, Economist, rationalist and blogger Robin Hanson, Marketplace of Ideas, January 28, 2010.

Michael Richard, Nuclear Winter: Now Easier to Trigger than Ever (In Short: We'd be F#%^ed), tree hugger, January 19, 2010.

Steven Landsburg, The Big Questions, pp.81-82, Free Press, November, 2009.

Harvey Meyer, Body of Evidence, Human Resource Executive Online, October 16, 2009.

Tyler Cowen, Create Your Own Economy, pp.193-4, Penguin Books, July 2009.

Bryan Caplan, The Myth of the Rational Voter: Why Democracies Choose Bad Policies, Princeton University Press, pp.14,191, August 24, 2008.

Von Sebastian Borger, Weltuntergangsexperten bitten zum Tee, Spiegel, July 19, 2008.

Will Wilkinson, Costly Truth-Seeking, Blogging Heads TV, July 6, 2008.

Richard Bacon, On Space Economics, BBC Radio Five Live, 23:45GMT, May 26, 2008.

Russ Roberts, Hanson on Signaling, EconTalk May 26, 2008.

Andrew Leigh, What turns the aid tap on, Australian Financial Review, January 10, 2008.

Tyler Cowen, Expert Sitings Foreign Policy, p.93, November 2007.

Carlisle Johnson, Interview with Robin Hanson, Good Morning Guatemala (Radio), October 23, 2007.

Arnold Kling, So You Want to be a Masonomist?, TCS Daily, October 17, 2007.

Carolyn Y. Johnson, Trends tracked with each click of the mouse, Boston Globe, October 15, 2007.

Andrew Cross, Hillary Clinton proposes $5000 baby bonds, Daily Vidette (Illinois State University), October 4, 2007.

Tyler Cowen, Discover Your Inner Economist, Dutton, August 2007.

Tim Harford, Analysis: Repugnant Markets, BBC Radio, 3:30 EST, July 12, 2007. audio

Noam Cohen, In the Blink of a Byte, Future Becomes Past, New York Times, p.C4, July 9, 2007.

David Driver, Mason Economists Practice Their Own Brand of 'Freakonomics', Mason Gazette, June 11, 2007.

Diana Marrero, Gambling interests spend millions in lobbying, USA Today, March 30, 2007.

Terry Goodwin, Gambling Lobby Spent Millions Last Year to Ban Internet Betting,, March 30, 2007.

Spoken and Written, The Corporate Board, p.30. January/Febuary 2007.

Hubert Guillaud, La balkanisation de l’internet, internet, November 3, 2006.

Rob Horning, Fleak-flag Creativity, Pop Matters, Marginal Utility column, July 14, 2006.

Blog watch: Upstate Edition, Post-Standard (Syracuse, New York) A10, July 2, 2006.

Arnold Kling, Don't Worry, Be Happy -- Or Else, TCS Daily, April 19, 2006.

On The Great Filter

Murray Shanahan, The Technological Singularity, MIT Press, p.225, August 7, 2015.

Matt Ridley, ET hasn't phoned but don't take it personally, The Times, August 3, 2015.

Max Plenke, Extraterrestrial Life Is Likely, So Where Are All The Aliens?, ValueWalk, July 21, 2015.

Richard Irwin, Scientists Are of the Opinion That There's Other Life Forms in the Universe. Why Is It Undiscovered Yet?, The Market Business, July 21, 2015.

Sarah Kaplan, Scientists believe there's other life in the universe. Why haven't we found it yet?, Washington Post, Morning Mix, July 21, 2015.

Jonathan Zhou, If the Universe Is So Big, Why Haven't We Found Aliens Yet?, Epoch Times, June 6, 2015.

Thodoris Georgakopoulos, The Great Filter,, Views, May 15, 2015.

Ian Steadman, Curiosity sniffs farts on Mars, could mean extinction of humanity, New Statesman, December 19, 2014.

Andrew Whalen, Read the New Stephen King Novel Before Humanity Is Extinguished From the Galaxy, iDigitalTimes, October 30, 2014.

Gabriela Mateos, Aliens: 10 motivos de porque ainda não foram encontrados, hype science, October 14, 2014.

Adam Ford, Fermi Paradox & the Great Filter- Are We Likely Doomed?, Institute For Ethics and Emerging Technologies, July 29, 2014.

Alan MacRobert, Celestial pairings inspire thoughts of the distant future, Boston Globe, June 7, 2014.

Elizabeth Howell, Where Are The Aliens? How The 'Great Filter' Could Affect Tech Advances In Space, Universe Today, May 13, 2014.

Brian Wang, Fermi Paradox, Great Filters and Super Volcanoes, Next Big Future, October 10, 2013.

Adam Pasick, Terrifyingly plausible ways the human race could go extinct that never occurred to you, Quartz, March 6, 2013.

Ross Andersen, Omens, Aeon Magazine, February 25, 2013.

David Brin, Where Are The Extraterrestrials? The People Speak, science 2.0, July 19, 2012.

James Keith, Brief Critique: The New God Argument, Lifeboat Foundation, December 8, 2011.

Doug Hendrie, Why we're doomed on climate change, ABC, The Drum, December 13, 2010.

Paul Davies, Eerie Silence pp.86-87,127-128, Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, April, 2010.

Paul Davies, Eerie Silence,, March 2, 2010.

Andrea Pitzer, Is the truth out there? USA Today 6D, August 18,2009.

On Prizes

Tim Harford, Cash for answers, Financial Times, January 25, 2008.

Pamy Olson, Catch The Carbon, Win a $25M Prize,, February 9, 2007.

Bob Moon, A Winning Innovation for Philanthropy, MarketPlace, American Public Media, 12AM, EST, March 2, 2007.

David Leonhardt, You Want Innovation? Offer a Prize, New York Times B1, January 31, 2007.

On Medicine

Pascal-Emmanuel Gobry, Ce qu'il faudrait faire pour diminuer nos dépenses de santé, Atlantico, May 15, 2015.

Michael Cannon, RomneyCare Study Justifies Neither That Law, Nor ObamaCare, Nor Universal Coverage, Forbes, May 13, 2014.

Reihan Salam, How La Crosse, Wisconsin Slashed End-of-Life Medical Expenditures, National Review, The Agenda, March 4, 2014.

Matthew Yglesias, There's More To Health Care Than Health, Slate, MoneyBox, September 7, 2012.

Mark Kilmer, Oregon's Medicaid Expansion Health Outcomes Examined, Heartlander, November 1, 2011.

Harvey Meyer, Body of Evidence, Human Resource Executive, October 16, 2009.

Daniel Morgan, Evolution, Signaling Behind Health Care Debate, [LSU] Daily Reveille October 13, 2009.

Dylan Ratigan, Will Americans Pay To Fix Healthcare?, MSNBC, Morning Meeting, 9:00am EST, July 1, 2009.

Tyler Cowen, Something's Got To Give In Medicare, New York Times, C4, June 14, 2009.

Tony Seton, Medicine and Health, American Back on Track, 12:30am PST, October 29, 2007.

Christopher Chantrill, Should Conservatives Show That 'We Care?', American Thinker, October 24, 2007.

Caleb Brown, Cut Medicine In Half, CATO Podcast, October 2, 2007.

Russ Roberts, Hanson on Health, EconTalk May 28, 2007.

Josh Hendrickson, Another Supply-Side Revolution Is Needed, TCS Daily, May 1, 2007.

Arnold Kling, Crisis of Abundance: Rethinking How We Pay for Health Care, CATO Institute, Washington D.C., April 2006.

Keith J. Crocker and John R. Morgan, Markets for Medicine? pp. 105-119 (115) in The Challenge of Regulating Managed Care, ed. John E. Billi and Gail B. Agrawal, University of Michigan Press, November 8, 2001.

On Mangled World Physics

Bad News, BBC Focus, p. 23, April 2006.

Andrea Moore, The End Is Coming - For One Of Yourselves, All Headline News 10:00 p.m. EST, February 23, 2006.

Maggie McKee, Is our universe about to be mangled?,, 17:43, February 23, 2006.

On the Policy Analysis Market (a.k.a. Terrorism Futures)

There have been 103 press/media articles on the Policy Analysis Market that mention Robin Hanson (and at least another 400 press/media articles that do not).

On Idea Futures (a.k.a. Prediction Markets, Information Markets)

Maxim Lott, New tech promises government-proof prediction markets, Fox, August 20, 2015.

Giulio Prisco, Blockchain Prediction Market Augur Elected as a 'Breakthrough' Finalist at Exponential Finance 2015, Bitcoin Magazine, June 6, 2015.

Andrea Castillo, Finding Answers in the Bitcoin Block Size Debate Using Prediction Markets, CoinTelegraph, June 2, 2015.

Kevin Cruz, Augur Answers Tough Questions with its Blockchain-based Prediction Markets, Bitcoin Magazine, April 27, 2015.

Sam Frank, Come With Us If You Want To Live: Among the apocalyptic libertarians of Silicon Valley, Harper’s Magazine, pp. 26-36, January 2015.

Douglas McCormick, Forecasting Tomorrow's Technology Today, IEEE Spectrum website, January 21, 2015.

Douglas McCormick, Question Authority: Make Your Own 'Top Tech 2015' Predictions, IEEE Spectrum website, January 1, 2015 Edwin Vlems, ‘Wisdom of crowds’: hoezo is de toekomst niet te voorspellen?, Marketingfacts, E-business, January 21, 2015.

Sam Frank, Come With Us If You Want To Live, Harper's Magazine, pp.26-36, January 2015.

Telis Demos, Global Finance: All Election Bets Are Off, Wall Street Journal, October 31, 2014.

Telis Demos, InTrade Founders Launch New Forum for Political Predictions; New App Doesn’t Involve Wagering With Money, Wall Street Journal Online, October 30, 2014.

Liam O'Brien, Don't Bet the Farm: The Encyclopedia of Betting and Gambling,, pp18,19,21, 23, 67,81,120, September 2, 2014. Estas formas de gobierno podríamos ver en el futuro. ¿Por qué?,, Internacionales, June 19, 2014.

Jean-Laurent Cassely, Et si on faisait voter les générations futures?, Slate FR, Monde, Economie, May 13, 2014.

;; futarchy Tom Fowler, Crowdsourcing as a Medical Tool: Interview with CrowdMed CEO Jared Heyman, medGadget, May 7, 2014.

Aaron Stanley, Tradesports rises from Intrade's ashes, Financial Times, May 1, 2014.

Patrick Tucker, This Is How America's Spies Could Find the Next National Security Threat, Defense One, February 20, 2014.

Andrew Rice, The Fall Of Intrade And The Business Of Betting On Real Life, Buzz Feed, February 20, 2014.

Maxim Lott, Betting with bitcoin: Site lets Americans gamble on elections, sports with online-only currency,, February 18, 2014.

Katherine Mangu-Ward, The Death of Intrade: Can prediction markets survive government assault?, Reason Magazine, December, 2013.

Graeme Wood, Death at the Summit, Pacific Standard, November 4, 2013.

Sam Gustin, Online ‘Predictions’ Market Intrade Shuts Down Months After Federal Lawsuit, Time Magazine, March 11, 2013.

Dan Bobkoff, Betting Site Intrade Shuts Down Under Mysterious Circumstances, NPR, All Things Considered, March 11, 2013 3:00 PM

John McGinni, Accelerating Democracy: Transforming Governance Through Technology, Princeton University Press, p.38, December 30, 2012.

Razib Khan There are no shortcuts to knowledge, Discover, Gene Expression, November 26, 2012.

Brad Plumer, How to swing the prediction markets and boost Mitt Romney's fortunes, Washington Post, October 23, 2012.

Nate Silver, The Signal And The Noise: Why So Many Predictions Fail - But Some Don't, Penguin Press, September 2012, pp. 201-2.

Donald N. Thompson, Oracles: How Prediction Markets Turn Employees into Visionaries, Harvard Business Review Press, pp.14,24,110,157,165-166,219, June 5, 2012. Michael Sandel, What Money Can't Buy: The Moral Limits Of Markets, Farrar, Straus and Giroux, April, 2012, pp. 153-4

Leon Neyfakh, The future of prediction: Reams of data are fueling a boom in accurate forecasting -- but do we really want to know what's ahead?, Boston Globe, January 1, 2012.

Cedric Gaspoz, Prediction Markets Supporting Technology Assessment: Corporate applications of prediction markets to support decision making, CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform, pp.16,22,24,29,30,41,57,89,91,96,107,132,134,161,181, December 11, 2011.

Joe Weisenthal, The Truth About Intrade: Why You Should Totally Ignore It During The Election, Business Insider, November 11, 2011.

Brian Krebs, A Futures Market for Computer Security, Technology Review, July 5, 2011

Leighton Vaughan Williams (editor), Prediction Markets: Theory and Applications, Routledge, pp.1,6,43,57,62-64, June 23, 2011. Julie Creswell, John Delaney, Founder of Intrade, Dies at 42, New York Times, May 26, 2011.

John Stossel, Prediction Markets, Stossel, Fox Business TV, February 17, 2011.

Michael Bramadat-Willcock, Betting on Ballots, The [Concordia University] Link, November 9, 2010.

Nick Bostrom, Rebooting Britain: Make policy using prediction markets, UK Wired, January 2010.

Jeff Howe, Crowdsourcing: Why the Power of the Crowd Is Driving the Future of Business, Crown Business, pp.164-165, September 15, 2009. Andrew Leigh, Predictions on the Money, Australian Fiancial Review, May 19, 2009.

Mark Leibovich and Grant Barrett, The Buzzwords of 2008, New York Times, December 21, 2008.

Rachel Nowak, Stock market game may predict eco disasters, New Scientist, December 13, 2008.

Joshua Zumbrun, Can Intrade Win After The Election?,, November 3, 2008.

Ben Kunz, Prediction Markets Meet Wall Street, Business Week, October 14, 2008.

Crayton Harrison, Google Gets Answers as Staff Bets on GMail, `Star Wars' Success, Bloomberg, July 10, 2008.

Tobias Bayer, US-Aufsicht pruft Ereigniswetten, Financial Times Deutschland, p.19, May 5, 2008.

Dibya Sarkar, Regulators may look over the shoulder of predictive markets, Business Week, May 1, 2008.

Steve Lohr, Betting to Improve the Odds, New York Times, April 9. 2008.

Jonathan Adams, Big test for Taiwan prediction market, Asia Times, March 14, 2008.

Victoria Axelrod and Jenny Ambrozek, Prediction Markets: Co-creating an organization's future, Inside Knowledge Magazine 11(6):24-28.

Donald Luskin, The Method to the Betting Maddness, Townhall Magazine, 48-50, March 2008.

June Kronholz, Prediction Traders Put Their Money on Obama, Wall Street Journal, A8, February 13, 2008.

Ralf Grotker, Besser regieren, brand eins, 134-137, October, 2007.

Bob Tedeschi, The Wisdom of Sales Trend Predictions, New York Times, C6, September 17, 2007.

Gonzalo Vega Sfrasni, Quien llegara a la Casa Blanca en 2009? Senores, hagan sus apuestas, El Mercurio (Chile), A6, July 15, 2007.

Andrew Johnson, Predicion markets being used by companies, Tuscon Citizen, July 11, 2007.

Noam Cohen, In the Blink of a Byte, Future Becomes Past, New York Times, Media and Advertising, July 9, 2007.

Tim Harford, Tote That Vote, Financial Times, p.13, June 29, 2007.

Matt Crenson When enough people take a stake in the future, it's like a crystal ball, San Diego Union, June 23, 2007. From an AP story.

Melonyce McAfee, Are "Political Futures" Illegal? The rules for gambling on political elections. Slate, 5:31 PM ET, April 27, 2007.

Spencer Jakab, Crowds Can Outsmart Pros' Market Forecasts, Dow Jones Newswire, April 23 2007.

Is collective intelligence really more intelligent?, Wired, p. 46, December 2006.

Ralf Grötker, Willkommen im Schwarm!, heise online, TELEPOLIS, November 9, 2006.

Tracy Staedter, Trading Offers Best Election Predictions, Discovery Channel News, November 7, 2006.

Alan Sipress, The Top Pickers vs. the Pack, Washington Post D1, October 19, 2006.

Erick Schonfeld, Why gambling at the office pays, Business 2.0, September 12, 2006.

Diana Marrero, Gambling on pop culture winning bet?, Desert Sun, August 21, 2006.

Rachael King, The CEO Guide to Prediction Markets - Predicting for Success, Business Week Online, August 7, 2006.

Rachael King, Workers, Place Your Bets, Business Week Online, August 3, 2006.

Anne Kates Smith, Question? Ask the Crowd, Kiplingers's Personal Finance Magazine 60(6):19-20, June 2006.

Neil Irwin, Mason Magic Isn't Rocket Science: It's Economics, at Least When An Acclaimed Faculty Theorizes, Washington Post, D1, March 30, 2006.

Michael Strong, Put Your Money Where Your Theory Is, TCS Daily, Mar 1, 2006.

Market, market, on the wall, Economist, p.12, December 10, 2005.

Franois Pret, Marmix, le site qui lit l'ayenir dans les marchesfinanciers, 24 heures, p. 24 Dec 5, 2005.

Alex Tabarrok and Bryan Caplan, From Rental Cars to CEOs: A Review of 'Freaky' Research, Wall Street Journal Online, June 29, 2005.

James Annan, Betting on climate change, RealClimate, 9:49am, June 14, 2005. mirror

Pamela Gaynor, Online exchanges let political junkies bet on candidates they think will win, Pittsburgh Post-Gazette, Business News, October 26, 2004.

Ian Martinez, Rep. Frank Gives Libertarian View on Internet Gambling Policy. Warren's Washington Internet Daily 4(207), October 27, 2003.

Hal Varian, A Market Approach to Politics. New York Times, Page C2, May 8, 2003.

Jim Giles, Wanna bet? Nature 420:354-355, 28 November, 2002.

Eli Lehrer, Financial Futurist?, The American Enterprise, July/August 2002, p. 49.

Kevin Kelley, A Brief History of Betting on the Future, Wired 10(5), May 2002.

Barnaby J. Feder, To Learn What People Want, Trade 'Idea Stocks', New York Times, Business, Your Money, Page 4, February 10, 2002.

Pamela Licalzi O'Connell, Dark Prophecies, New York Times, October 11, 2001.

Emile Servan-Schreiber, Speculation sur une Science & Vie Micro 177:58-60, December 1999.

Bart Kosko, Heaven in a Chip : Fuzzy Visions of Society and Science in the Digital Age, Harmony Press, page 231, August 17, 1999.

K. Eric Drexler, Yesterday's tomorrows - Books that got the future right - and wrong. Reason 30(7)46-57. December 1, 1998.

Idea Futures. The Times of India, January 17, 1998(?).

Russ Ray, Idea futures gambling on science. The Futurist 31(1):25-28, January 11, 1997.

William Hartston, Innovation -- William Hartston reviews some ideas to make a better world. The Independent (London) Page 22, August 29, 1996.

Daniel Akst, The Futures Look Bright for Internet Market Sites, Los Angeles Times, June 3 1996, page D3

Jeff Ubois interviews Vernor Vinge, Internet World pages 82-90, February 1996.

Sumit Paul-Choudhury, Idea futures invade Net, RISK, 8(11):11-12, November 1995.

Quotable Quote. Wall Street Journal A14, 30 August, 1995.

Yardena Arar, On-line users bullish about futures market of punditry, Los Angeles Daily News, L.A. Life, page 12, July 26, 1995. Also Woodland Hills Daily News same day.

Steven Chase, Net market putting price on new ideas, Calgary Sun, page CF1, July 19, 1995.

Terry Johnson, A Real MarketPlace of Ideas, Alberta Report 10(24):16, July 10, 1995.

Mark Lowey, Calgarian shares in international computer award, Calgary Herald, June 5, 1995.

Lewis Phelps, "Nanotechnology on the Web", Foresight Update 22:1,6, 1995.

On How To Live In A Simulation

These articles cover How To Live In A Simulation. Journal of Evolution and Technology 7, September 2001.

Giovanna S., Sicuri di esistere?,, December 27, 2013.

John Tierney, Our Lives, Controlled From Some Guy's Couch, New York Times, August 14, 2007. See also related NYT blog post.

Nicholas Fearn, The Latest Answers to the Oldest Questions: A Philosophical Adventure with the World's Greatest Thinkers, pp. 78-79, Grove Press, January 16, 2007.

John Barrow, The Infinite Book, Pantheon Books, New York, August 2005.

John Barrow, The Artful Universe Expanded, Oxford University Press, p. 53, June 3, 2005.

Kenneth Silber, Totally Recalling Vanilla Sky's Matrix. Tech Central Station July 10, 2003.

Stephen Baxter, The Real Matrix, in ed. Karen Haber, Exploring the Matrix: Visions of the Cyber Present, 30-47 (45), St. Martin's Press, May 2, 2003.

Graham Phillips, Life inside a computer game. (London) Sunday Telegraph, page 37, April 27, 2003.

Roger Highfield, If Life is Just a Game, Who $#*@%'s the Programmer? (London) Sunday Telegraph, page 29, August 18, 2002.

Play game of life by the rules. Townsville Bulletin, page 44, August 17, 2002.

Gavin Simpson, Is this the end game? The West Australian Religion World, August 17, 2002.

You may not know it, but life could be a simulation. Birmingham Post, e-business, page 21, July 30, 2002.

Michael Brooks, Life's a sim and then you're deleted. New Scientist, pages 48-49, 27 July 2002.

Behave or be zapped. Daily Mail, July 25, 2002.

It's just an illusion, the experts say. Gold Coast Bulletin 19, July 30, 2002.

Real life will be like Matrix. Mirror 27, July 25, 2002.

On The Future

Scott Jackisch, The Robot Lord Scenario, The Oakland Futurist, June 20, 2015.

“Robin Hanson Reviews Rise of the Robots: Seeing dark omens of catastrophe in new tech demos., Hit and Run, March 15, 2015.

Randall Mayes, The Future of Futurists: Can a Machine Produce This Forecast?, Futurist 48(6), November 1, 2014.

Jack Dickey, 5 Things Every Millennial Should Know About Retirement, Time Magazine, October 16, 2014.

George Dvorsky, 12 Technologies We Need To Stop Stalling On And Develop Now,, October 9, 2014.

Nick Bostrom, Superintelligence: Paths, Dangers, Strategies , Oxford University Press, pp.2,160, September 3, 2014.

Pierric Marissal, 47% des emplois seraient automatisables d'ici 20 ans, l' Social-Eco, August 14, 2014.

Colin O'Boyle, Interview with Author Hannu Rajaniemi, Geek Smash, August 10, 2014.

Stuart Armstrong, Smarter Than Us: The Rise of Machine Intelligence, Machine Intelligence Research Institute, p. 45, May 1, 2014. Kennedy Montgomery, Matt Welch, Kmele Foster, "Rise Of The Machines", The Independents, Fox Business TV, 9pm EST, March 28, 2014.

itwriter, 人工智能大爆炸:技术奇点,是否也是人类的终点?, cnblogs, March 13, 2014.

Matt Gurney, Interview With Robin Hanson on Artificial Intelligence, The Exchange CJAD 800 Radio, Montreal, February 25, 2014, see 29:00 to 37:00.

George Dvorsky, What will life be like when digital brains outnumber humans?, IO9, February 24, 2014.

Robert Moran, Inequality, Automation and the Political Class, Huffington Post, Tech, February 19, 2014.

Peter Rothman, Review: Singularity Rising by James D. Miller, H+ Magazine, January 16, 2014.

Max Tegmark, Our Mathematical Universe: My Quest for the Ultimate Nature of Reality, Knopf, January 7, 2014.

Miles Brundage, It’s the 10th Anniversary of Battlestar Galactica, Slate, December 23, 2013.

R.J. Eschew, Uh-oh, there’s a new Thomas Friedman!, Salon, November 22, 2013.

În 16 ani, roboţii vor fi mai inteligenţi decât oamenii, Ziarul de iasi, liderul presei iesene, Octover 5, 2013.

Gary Niederhoff, Meet Your Replacements: Robin Hanson, Big Picture Science Radio Show, June 29, 2013.

Luke Muehlhauser, Robots will take our jobs, but it’s hard to say when, Quartz, May 19, 2013.

Tia Ghose, Robot Singularity: Artificial Intelligence Experts Debate Rise Of Smart Machines, Huffington Post, May 9, 2013.

Tia Ghose, Human takeover by machines may be closer than we think, NBC News, LiveScience, May 7, 2013.

Mark Piesing, Predicting the future of artificial intelligence has always been a fool's game, Wired UK, March 30, 2013.

A radically improved future is possible, next BIG future, December 1, 2012.

James D. Miller, Singularity Rising: Surviving and Thriving in a Smarter, Richer, and More Dangerous World, BenBella Books, pp.10-11,45,55,138,141,150,179,181,187,197,200,203,207,209,215, October 16, 2012. Chris Berg, Mars? A mere Curiosity in days of thrift, Sydney Morning Herald, August 19, 2012.

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