The future we're building -- and boring The story of 'Oumuamua, the first visitor 9 months ago   40:51

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Elon Musk discusses his new project digging tunnels under LA, the latest from Tesla and SpaceX and his motivation for building a future on Mars in conversation with TED's Head Curator, Chris Anderson.

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prakash gahlot
I love the way you enjoy Boring company.
Salute for the way you proven wrong all the plp who laughed on you about your ideas to change the world . In simple way cant explain and describe you in words ...
In 1 liner you are real ruler not only of the
world but sooner of the moon...
Reggie Bald
Thank you CA & Elon for helping us all not go genuinely insane!
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Ocean > Space
Boris Brian
Who else didn't finish watching?
Interesting vid tho, just Out of curiosity 😊
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gary the snail from south park
Matthew Perry
Usually you need to ask if people want to be a part of something tho no?
Just gonna upload everyone to a network of human brains weather we like it or not?

Are people aware what this tech is actually being used for?
People are bad I don't want to be connected to anyone but me
Please take note!
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Elon sounds fantastic
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It’s 2019, where is my tunnel Elon?
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Elon Musk... the man America needs, but doesn't deserve.
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#35:10 truly agree
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Yoo, Elon, i like your input wich your giving yes? And many much of your ideas but im nut really fine with that one
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"Is that speeded up?"
"That's the slowed down version."
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this man is hardly know in europe.why???
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35:06 a beautiful quote. It hit me really hard.
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The story of 'Oumuamua, the first visitor The future we're building -- and boring 9 months ago   13:25

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In October 2017, astrobiologist Karen J. Meech got the call every astronomer waits for: NASA had spotted the very first visitor from another star system. The interstellar comet -- a half-mile-long object eventually named `Oumuamua, from the Hawaiian for "scout" or "messenger" -- raised intriguing questions: Was it a chunk of rocky debris from a new star system, shredded material from a supernova explosion, evidence of alien technology or something else altogether? In this riveting talk, Meech tells the story of how her team raced against the clock to find answers about this unexpected gift from afar.

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