46 min

S2 Ep5 - The End of Utopia The Next Billion Seconds

The Next Big Thing always promises to be the cure for all our ails - but inevitably the high promises tarnish and all our best efforts fall back to earth. For as long as we’ve had technology, we’ve believed in its capacity to craft a perfect world - even though we ourselves are far from perfect.

Author and philosopher Erik Davis has spent twenty years dissecting our attitudes toward technology, utopia and belief - and writes about a future where we ‘wise up’ enough to understand the human value of our imperfections.

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The Next Big Thing always promises to be the cure for all our ails - but inevitably the high promises tarnish and all our best efforts fall back to earth. For as long as we’ve had technology, we’ve believed in its capacity to craft a perfect world - even though we ourselves are far from perfect.

Author and philosopher Erik Davis has spent twenty years dissecting our attitudes toward technology, utopia and belief - and writes about a future where we ‘wise up’ enough to understand the human value of our imperfections.

Say Hello:
Head to the website: https://nextbillionseconds.com
Find Mark Pesce at: https://twitter.com/mpesce
Follow The Show at: https://twitter.com/nextbillionsecs
Follow PodcastOne Australia on Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/podcastoneau/
Follow PodcastOne Australia on Twitter: https://twitter.com/podcastoneau

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