The Safety Net: Surviving Pandemics and Other Disasters

The Safety Net: Surviving Pandemics and Other Disasters

by David Eagleman

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Overview

The advent of the internet has been one of the most significant technological developments in history. In this thought-provoking and ground-breaking work David Eagleman, author of international bestseller Sum, presents six ways in which the net saves us from major existential threats: pandemics, poor information flow, natural disasters, political corruption, resource depletion and economic meltdown.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781838853617
Publisher: Canongate Books
Publication date: 06/04/2020
Sold by: Barnes & Noble
Format: NOOK Book
Pages: 128
File size: 2 MB

About the Author

David Eagleman, PhD, is a neuroscientist and internationally bestselling author. He teaches at Stanford University, is the creator and host of the Emmy-nominated television series The Brain, and is the CEO of Neosensory, a company that builds the next generation of neuroscience hardware. The author of seven other books, he lives in Silicon Valley in California. @davideagleman | eagleman.com

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