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With all the natural and human-caused disasters in recent years, lots of us do share some concern as of when our world is going to end, but there’s rarely anyone who’s bold (and authoritative) enough to suggest a deadline.
Space is our future, we all know that. The urgency which Hawking suggested is a bit depressing, but technology wise I think human race could have the capability to live in outer space by then. Let’s just hope that the earth and mankind could survive at least as long as what Hawking has predicted.