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Elon Musk started 2021 as the richest person in the world after his net worth reaches $ 191 billion. But, quite apart from his achievement, thanks to his efforts, the visionary South African nationalized Canadian and American is also a lover of reading. In fact, he usually recommends his followers on social networks and in an occasional interview with the media.

He CEO of SpaceX and Tesla You’ve said on more than one occasion that reading books is crucial to helping you succeed. No matter the genre, they can be epic works of fantasy such as the “Lord of the Rings” trilogy to complex instruction books on building rockets. Along these lines, we leave you with the list of books that, in recent years, Elon Musk has read and thinks that everyone should read.

THE BOOKS YOU SHOULD READ ACCORDING TO ELON MUSK

10. “Life 3.0: Being Human in the Age of Artificial Intelligence” de Max Tegmark

According to Musk, “This is a compelling guide to the challenges and options in our search for a great future of life, intelligence and consciousness, on Earth and beyond.”

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“Life 3.0: Being Human in the Age of Artificial Intelligence” de Max Tegmark (Foto: Amazon)

9. “Zero to One: Notes on Startups, or How to Build the Future” de Peter Thiel

About the book, the richest man has said: “Peter Thiel has created several innovative companies, and Zero to One shows how he has done it.”

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8. “Superintelligence: Paths, Dangers, Strategies” de Nick Bostrom

Bostrom’s Superintelligence is worth reading. We have to be very careful with AI. Potentially more dangerous than nuclear weapons, ”said the billionaire.

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7. “Screw Business As Usual: Turning Capitalism into a Force for Good” de Richard Branson

Musk highlighted about Richard Branson’s work: “I really liked Screw Business as Usual. This approach should be taken seriously by everyone, as it really is a smart move.

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“Screw Business As Usual: Turning Capitalism into a Force for Good” de Richard Branson (Foto: Amazon)
“Screw Business As Usual: Turning Capitalism into a Force for Good” de Richard Branson (Foto: Amazon)

6. “The Wealth of Nations” by Adam Smith and “Capital” by Karl Marx

“I read Das Kapital when I was 14 years old, including verification of the English translation of the original German. Adam Smith FTW obv. Ironically, future automation will naturally lead to greater consumption equality. Monopolies are true enemies of the people. Competing to serve is good, ”Musk tweeted.

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5. “Pensad y Flebas” by Iain M. Banks

“Compelling image of a grandiose, semi-utopian galactic future. Hopefully I’m not too optimistic about AI, “he said on his social network.

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4. “Under The Same Star” by John Green

Once on Twitter, Musk said, “I have to admit I also like Under The Same Star. Sad, romantic and beautifully named ”.

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“Under The Same Star” by John Green (Photo: Amazon)

3. “The Lord of the Rings” by JRR Tolkien

Musk has not denied his fanaticism for the works of JRR Tolkien. On Twitter he commented: “I just wanted to write a thank you note to the many Australians who especially supported the drum plan.”

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2. “Lying” by Sam Harris

Read Lying, the new book by my friend Sam Harris. Excellent cover and many good reasons not to lie, “said the billionaire.

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1. “Merchants of Doubt” by Naomi Oreskes

About the first book on this list, Musk said: “Merchants of Doubt is worth reading. The same one who tried to deny deaths from smoking and deny climate change. “

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“Merchants of Doubt” by Naomi Oreskes (Photo: Amazon)

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