IS THE WORLD REALLY AS BAD AS YOU THINK?
Every day we hear about war, poverty, natural disasters, injustice, crime and all the other negative aspects of our society. If we are to believe the news media, the world is not in great shape. But, what if these stories are published because we pay more attention to bad news?
In this TED talk Peter Diamandis (co-founder of Singularity University) suggests that this is the case and that exponential technologies are actually improving our world pretty quickly.