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Exit Strategy

Eecb70c90de61b8a7292ee31685fc7e1?s=47 Vanessa Naylon
July 13, 2014
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Exit Strategy

Why we should leave Earth and some ideas people have for getting started.
Presented at YxYY 2014.

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Vanessa Naylon

July 13, 2014
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  1. Vanessa Naylon (@vnaylon) Exit Strategy

  2. #Yes, I’m Vanessa • Thanks for coming to Yesyes.js! •

    I made the name tag tattoos
  3. VC money

  4. If you take VC, you need an exit strategy

  5. But…

  6. We have to get off the planet.

  7. 5 billion years from now

  8. Within 100,000 years

  9. Within 100,000 years

  10. Within 500,000 years

  11. Within 800 million years

  12. Within 1 billion years

  13. (Or whatever we are in 5 billion years) Requirements for

    life
  14. Requirements for life • Air and water! • Agriculture! •

    Mining and manufacturing
  15. Rockets

  16. Asteroid mining

  17. Mars colony

  18. HMU on Twitter: @vnaylon • I want to help us

    build an exit strategy! • Send me links, let’s be friends! • Bonus reading: Google “The Great Filter”
  19. Alternate ending