Existential Risk (X-Risk)

Existential risk is the risk of human extinction or the collapse of human civilization.

The Existential Risk Research Assessment (TERRA)

Using crowdsourcing and machine learning, we produce an open-access bibliography of publications about existential risk and global catastrophic risk. Please see our publication in Futures for more information.

Recent Publications

For a list of publications that were recently added to this bibliography, please see the CSER website.

Participate in TERRA

To help us keep this bibliography up to date, please sign up and read the methods. You can also download the bibliography from this website.