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Biotechnology, artificial intelligence, your smart watch, surveillance: These are the topics that concern Yuval Noah Harari. And now, they're all converging during the coronavirus pandemic. The best-selling author talks to The Take about the complicated role of technology during a health crisis and why he fears humans more than viruses.
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Yuval Noah Harari (@harari_yuval), historian, professor and best-selling author.
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