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Anthony Aguirre

UCSC, FLI, FQXi, Metaculus
Santa Cruz
I'm a professor of physics at UC Santa Cruz studying theoretical physics and cosmology. I am the co-founder and associate scientific director of the Foundational Questions Institute, which supports research on questions at the foundations and new frontiers of physics and cosmology. I also a co-founder of the Future of Life Institute, an organization aiming to increase the probability that life has a future, and of Metaculus, an effort to optimally aggregate predictions about scientific discoveries, technological breakthroughs, and other interesting issue.