One in 500 chance humans will be extinct in a year, mathematician claims

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20 Nov 2016 - General
Interesting article!! Is it true that 1 in 500 or 0.2% chance that human race can be extinct in the next year??? Is it too crazy an idea to believe in? Maybe not, maybe yes. But, the annual risk any potential global catastrophe to vanish the world is extremely small. I don’t really believe in the 0.2% chance of extinction, as I think the percentage should be much lower than 0.2%. 1 in 500 or 0.2% is quite a substantial chance for such an event !!! I would say that Dr.Simpson’s academic paper “A...
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