Amateur read-throughs of blog posts on Cold-Takes.com, for those who prefer listening to reading. Available on Apple, Spotify, Google Podcasts, and anywhere else you listen to podcasts by searching Cold Takes Audio.
What AI companies can do today to help with the most important century
Major AI companies can increase or reduce global catastrophic risks.
Jobs that can help with the most important century
People are far better at their jobs than at anything else. Here are the best ways to help the most important century go well.
Spreading messages to help with the most important century
For people who want to help improve our prospects for navigating transformative AI, and have an audience (even a small one).
How we could stumble into AI catastrophe
Hypothetical stories where the world tries, but fails, to avert a global disaster.
Transformative AI issues (not just misalignment): an overview
An overview of key potential factors (not just alignment risk) for whether things go well or poorly with transformative AI.
Racing Through a Minefield: the AI Deployment Problem
Push AI forward too fast, and catastrophe could occur. Too slow, and someone else less cautious could do it. Is there a safe course?
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