Interview: Venture Stories with Erik Torenberg
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I returned to Village Global’s Venture Stories podcast with Erik Torenberg to discuss:
- The key aspects of human progress
- The history of progress over time
- Whether we’ve traded off progress for safety
- Why the idea of progress is relatively new
- What the nature of science fiction writing tells us about our vision for progress
- Why progress happens differently in different domains
- How to think about safety with respect to new technologies
- The impacts of slowing population growth
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