pandemic

Origins of SARS-CoV-2

Origins of SARS-CoV-2 512 342 Jamie Metzl

NOTE: This post was originally published on April 16, 2020 and has been updated regularly. Many people have reached out to me questioning the assertion I have been making since…

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Life: Coming to a Screen Near You

Life: Coming to a Screen Near You 460 387 Jamie Metzl

I wanted to share with you this link to my 2008 World Policy Journal article entitled “Life: Coming to a Screen Near You.” As we all know, the pandemic has…

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10 Questions for Zhao Lijian

10 Questions for Zhao Lijian 962 720 Jamie Metzl

On April 7, 2021, a community of scientists and other experts released an open letter, which I co-organized, calling for a full and unrestricted investigation into all Covid-19 origin hypotheses…

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Jamie Metzl Statement on WHO COVID-19 Wuhan Press Conference

Jamie Metzl Statement on WHO COVID-19 Wuhan Press Conference 900 600 Jamie Metzl

In response to the WHO-China joint study press conference, held in Wuhan on February 9, 2021, I today issued the following statement: Although I remain a steadfast supporter of the…

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Being Human in an Age of Artificial Intelligence

Being Human in an Age of Artificial Intelligence 150 150 Jamie Metzl
My short story, “A Visit to Weizenbaum,” which recently came out yesterday as part of the Atlantic Council’s War Stories from the Future anthology. The story explores what it means to be a human being in an age of artificial intelligence, virtual reality, and anthropomorphized robotics. You can download the e-book for free in any format at this link or read the full text below. read more