In Event of Moon Disaster (This is creepy and amazing)

In 1969, President Nixon's speechwriter William Safire wrote a speech just in case the Apollo 11 mission failed with the loss of life of the mission's astronauts. You've never seen/heard the speech until now. Here's President Nixon delivering a speech that never aired on TV...or is that actually what you're watching? And then...what does this technology mean for politics, social media, even business, and what does it mean for people everywhere who rely on our eyes and ears to understand the world around us?

In Event of Moon Disaster

Great article about this: https://www.scientificamerican.com/article/a-nixon-deepfake-a-moon-disaster-speech-and-an-information-ecosystem-at-risk1/

More here: http://news.mit.edu/2020/mit-tackles-misinformation-in-event-of-moon-disaster-0720

Photo: http://moondisaster.com/about (Press Kit)

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