Scholar of emerging technologies, existential risks, and apocalyptic terrorism. Founder of www.xrisksinstitute.com.
Phil Torres is an author, blogger at the Future of Life Institute, Affiliate Scholar at the Institute for Ethics and Emerging Technologies, and freelancer whose work focuses on politics, technology, and terrorism. He's been published in Skeptic, Free Inquiry, The Humanist, the Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists, Truthout, Humanity+, and Salon. His most recent book is called The End: What Science and Religion Tell Us About the Apocalypse (Pitchstone Publishing). Buy it here: http://goo.gl/wT0pzV.