…As predicted by the Master of the Key – A new university has been founded to get ready for an expected gigantic increase in human knowledge coming over the next fifty years, and to prepare the way for computers that are more intelligent than humans. The Master of the Key, an unusually prescient man that Whitley Strieber met briefly in 1998, said, “To save yourselves, you must learn to build machines that are more intelligent than you are,” and the founders of Singularity University are expecting just that to happen by mid-century.

The school is backed by Larry Page, Google co-founder, and Peter Diamandis, chief executive of X-Prize, which provides grants to support technological change.
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