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Instagram: http://www.instagram.com/electricpants
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related Vsauce videos:

What Will We Miss? https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7uiv6tKtoKg
Cruel Bombs: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SHZAaGidUbg
Risk: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=w-CK8VxMz9g
Will We Ever Visit Other Stars? https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lD08CuUi_Ek
last words: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Qig68IuPrbk

Ebola genome: http://www.cs.bc.edu/~alvarez/CS127/HW/HW5/ebolaVirusDNA

3D bioprinters:

https://medium.com/backchannel/where-s-my-bioprinted-kidney-already-25d8c2a5d676
http://www.wired.co.uk/news/archive/2014-10/16/andrew-hessel-autodesk

Human Extinction:

http://www.theatlantic.com/technology/archive/2012/03/were-underestimating-the-risk-of-human-extinction/253821/
http://bigthink.com/dangerous-ideas/5-stephen-hawkings-warning-abandon-earth-or-face-extinction
http://archive.wired.com/wired/archive/8.04/joy.html
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Human_extinction
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Global_catastrophic_risk

Global Catastrophic Risks Survey [PDF]: http://www.fhi.ox.ac.uk/gcr-report.pdf

Doomsday Argument:

Nick Bostrom explains it well [VIDEO]: http://www.dailymotion.com/video/xdn5x3_what-is-the-doomsday-argument-nick_tech
[PDF] http://citeseerx.ist.psu.edu/viewdoc/download?doi=10.1.1.49.5899&rep=rep1&type=pdf
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Doomsday_argument

AsapSCIENCE video on stopping an incoming asteroid: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Agdvt9M3NJA

Fermi Paradox: http://www.seti.org/seti-institute/project/details/fermi-paradox

Voluntary Human Extinction Movement: http://vhemt.org/

Tom 7 NES-playing program [VIDEO]: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xOCurBYI_gY

Tom 7 NES-playing program [PDF]: http://www.cs.cmu.edu/~tom7/mario/mario.pdf

Hubble deep field video: http://hubblesite.org/videos/video_details/3-across-the-universe-hubble-ultra-deep-field

What would Earth be like after humans disappeared? http://www.bbc.com/earth/story/20141009-what-would-happen-if-humans-became-extinct

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