20-23 July 2023 Jodrell Bank Observatory

Future Then: Stupid Apes – Is the War Always Inevitable?

Violence seems like a constant running throughout the history of humanity. As one meme shows the great free democracy of the United Sates of America has been in state of conflict for 210 of 236-year history. War has been the catalyst for countless technological and social changes, this panel will discuss is war not only inevitable but necessary?

A series of conversations inspired by the 50th anniversary of Stanley Kubrick’s 2001: A Space Odyssey. Hosted by Ana Matronic

Panellists: Professor James Thompson, Dr Steve Taylor and Dr. Keith Jensen


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