Article Series Global Threats Threats to our continued ability to live and thrive on this small planet are increasingly hard to ignore. Vision addresses several of them in this video series. March 24, 2017 Global Threats, Part 1 Extinction David Hulme Is the present century humanity’s last? It’s a growing concern for many. May 17, 2017 Global Threats, Part 2 Losing Ground David Hulme Many scientists are warning that the human footprint is one of indiscriminate destruction and possibly irretrievable loss. Are our days numbered? November 30, 2017 Global Threats, Part 3 Delusion David Hulme The human brain is easily fooled into believing things that simply aren’t true. When it comes to life-and-death issues, that can be disastrous. March 14, 2018 Global Threats, Part 4 Too Many Mouths David Hulme Our food supply may well become the greatest challenge of the century. And directly linked to it are dwindling global water reserves. Will we have enough of either to survive? Each of us holds the key. March 29, 2018 Global Threats, Part 5 Cities at Risk David Hulme More and more people are streaming into the world’s cities, magnifying already serious issues such as pollution, waste management and disease. What should we expect in the coming decades? August 20, 2018 Global Threats, Part 6 Rogue Robots David Hulme Artificial intelligence is changing lives for the better, but its developers acknowledge that it also poses serious risks. This raises some far-reaching questions.