In the event of a cataclysmic turn, a lot of everything that we've built would probably become ashes and we will be left with almost nothing. So in the face of such an event happening, Nova Spivack wants to store all human knowledge in miniature form and keep it safe somewhere like the Moon.
Nova Spivack's dreams are the stuff of science fiction but he's serious about making them real. Spivack, a successful tech entrepreneur, is chairman of the Arch Mission Foundation—Arch pronounced as in "archive."
Newsweek gives us some other details about the initiative.
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