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A matter of life and death - Bangkok Post

Thursday, March 21, 2019

A matter of life and death  Bangkok Post

A river that sustains approximately one-tenth of the world's population is dying. Victor Mallet's River Of Life, River Of Death: The Ganges And India's Future ...

Tech-savvy medic Baptiste has officially joined Overwatch - Destructoid

Thursday, March 21, 2019

Tech-savvy medic Baptiste has officially joined Overwatch  Destructoid

This week, after a short time spent runnin' and healin' on the PTR servers, Blizzard has officially launched the 30th hero in their competitive online shooter, ...

Ichiro retires. Next stop: Hall of Fame - Yahoo Sports

Thursday, March 21, 2019

Ichiro retires. Next stop: Hall of Fame  Yahoo Sports

After 19 years in the Major Leagues and nine seasons in Japan, the great Ichiro Suzuki is retiring. His next stop will be Cooperstown and a sure-thing induction ...

The Karathen From 'Aquaman' Explained - HN Entertainment

Thursday, March 21, 2019

The Karathen From 'Aquaman' Explained  HN Entertainment

Aquaman, releasing March 26th on blue-ray, was a huge step in the right direction for WB and DC Films. Besides executing on a solo adventure for an ...

Will Shadow the Hedgehog Appear in Sonic the Hedgehog Movie? - HN Entertainment

Thursday, March 21, 2019

Will Shadow the Hedgehog Appear in Sonic the Hedgehog Movie?  HN Entertainment

With the Sonic the Hedgehog movie set to release on November 8th, 2019, it's likely a film that can launch a Sonic-SEGA cinematic universe. Due to this, the ...

The Immortal Charm of Daffodils - Wall Street Journal

Thursday, March 21, 2019

The Immortal Charm of Daffodils  Wall Street Journal

On April 15, 1802, the poet William Wordsworth and his sister Dorothy were enjoying a spring walk through the hills and vales of the English Lake District when ...

Wagner masterwork, live from the Met - Rockland - Camden - Knox - Courier-Gazette - Camden Herald - Courier-Gazette & Camden Herald

Thursday, March 21, 2019

Wagner masterwork, live from the Met - Rockland - Camden - Knox - Courier-Gazette - Camden Herald  Courier-Gazette & Camden Herald

Rockland — The 2018- 2019 Metropolitan Opera's Live-in-HD season of broadcasts from Lincoln Center to the Strand Theatre continues Saturday, March 30, ...

Contreras, Zobrist, and the Nagging Question of How to Follow a Miracle - ChicagoNow

Thursday, March 21, 2019

Contreras, Zobrist, and the Nagging Question of How to Follow a Miracle  ChicagoNow

Up until 2016, you could always tell when a Chicago sportswriter was up against a deadline and a serious case of writer's block. Because that would inevitably ...

The Roots' 'Captain' Kirk Douglas Previews Debut Solo LP With Heavy New Song - Rolling Stone

Thursday, March 21, 2019

The Roots' 'Captain' Kirk Douglas Previews Debut Solo LP With Heavy New Song  Rolling Stone

“I've always worked on my own music outside of the Roots,” “Captain” Kirk Douglas tells Rolling Stone. The guitarist has been a member of the influential ...

Missed Opportunity in Mythology With Eternity: The Last Unicorn - Only Single Player

Thursday, March 21, 2019

Missed Opportunity in Mythology With Eternity: The Last Unicorn  Only Single Player

Void Studios seems to have been inspired by Viking mythology when creating Eternity: The Last Unicorn, but has it missed the mark?

A Giant Meteor Explosion and the Dangers of Sugary Drinks and Cannabis: We Are Mortal and Immortal - Christianheadlines.com

Thursday, March 21, 2019

A Giant Meteor Explosion and the Dangers of Sugary Drinks and Cannabis: We Are Mortal and Immortal  Christianheadlines.com

A gigantic meteor exploded over our planet last December. The blast generated energy equivalent to 173 kilotons of TNT, ten times the energy produced by the ...

FSU Rembrandt exhibit results in new interpretation of Dutch master's work - Florida State News

Thursday, March 21, 2019

FSU Rembrandt exhibit results in new interpretation of Dutch master's work  Florida State News

Sometimes, a new project reaches you at an unexpected time. That was the case when former FSU doctoral student Lesley Wolff was working as a research ...

AgeX Therapeutics to Present at Undoing Aging 2019, March 28-30 in Berlin, Germany - Odessa American

Thursday, March 21, 2019

AgeX Therapeutics to Present at Undoing Aging 2019, March 28-30 in Berlin, Germany  Odessa American

ALAMEDA, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Mar 21, 2019--AgeX Therapeutics, Inc. (NYSE American: AGE), a biotechnology company focused on innovative ...

‘What We Do in the Shadows’ Revisits a Tale That Refuses to Die - The New York Times

Thursday, March 21, 2019

‘What We Do in the Shadows’ Revisits a Tale That Refuses to Die  The New York Times

AUSTIN, Tex. — Some ideas refuse to die. When Jemaine Clement and Taika Waititi wrote and directed the mockumentary “What We Do in the Shadows,” they, ...

The Cinderella Conference: A History of the Ivy League in the NCAA Tournament - Cornell University The Cornell Daily Sun

Wednesday, March 20, 2019

The Cinderella Conference: A History of the Ivy League in the NCAA Tournament  Cornell University The Cornell Daily Sun

Ivy League schools are not considered underdogs very often, but they are in one place: the NCAA tournament. Although the Ivy League has not had the success ...

'Haft Sin' Traditional Table Exemplifying Nowruz In Iran - Eurasia Review

Wednesday, March 20, 2019

'Haft Sin' Traditional Table Exemplifying Nowruz In Iran  Eurasia Review

Haft Sin, a traditional custom in the New Year holiday of Iran or Nowruz, is a table consisting of seven different items that begin with the sound 's' in Persian, ...

Aging gracefully starts one day at a time - Walla Walla Union-Bulletin

Wednesday, March 20, 2019

Aging gracefully starts one day at a time  Walla Walla Union-Bulletin

Being aware of your body's changing needs can help you preserve your health as you age.

What AI Is Still Far From Figuring Out - The Wall Street Journal

Wednesday, March 20, 2019

What AI Is Still Far From Figuring Out  The Wall Street Journal

Machines have gotten better at applying rules, but will they ever match humanity's ability to come up with new ideas?

Kavell Bigby-Williams' experience looms large for LSU in the NCAA Tournament - The Reveille, LSU's student newspaper

Wednesday, March 20, 2019

Kavell Bigby-Williams' experience looms large for LSU in the NCAA Tournament  The Reveille, LSU's student newspaper

“There is no substitute for experience.” That, of course, is the popular saying we've all heard by now that was made famous by author Marilyn L. Rice. Much of ...

The surprising comfort of a new book about death - The Washington Post

Wednesday, March 20, 2019

The surprising comfort of a new book about death  The Washington Post

Katy Butler's “The Art of Dying Well” is a no-nonsense guide to the inevitable.

Holi Festival 2019: How the thwarting of a Hindu demon king led to the colourful celebration - The Telegraph

Wednesday, March 20, 2019

Holi Festival 2019: How the thwarting of a Hindu demon king led to the colourful celebration  The Telegraph

Holi, a traditional Hindu festival which celebrates the beginning of spring as well as the triumph of good over evil, begins today.

Archaeologists Discover 'Elixir Of Immortality' In An Ancient Chinese Tomb - Gentside UK

Wednesday, March 20, 2019

Archaeologists Discover 'Elixir Of Immortality' In An Ancient Chinese Tomb  Gentside UK

A team of researchers have discovered a mysterious liquid in a grave in China. It may be the famous potion of immortality which has been the subject of ...

Can Magic Leap’s ‘mixed reality’ find the human touch? - Financial Times

Tuesday, March 19, 2019

Can Magic Leap’s ‘mixed reality’ find the human touch?  Financial Times

The idea that we could be captured for posterity, or teleported for a holographic call, is tantalisingly close.

He’s the only leader his country has known since independence. Now he’s stepping down ... well, sort of - Los Angeles Times

Tuesday, March 19, 2019

He’s the only leader his country has known since independence. Now he’s stepping down ... well, sort of  Los Angeles Times

Kazakh President Nursultan Nazarbayev had several parting thoughts Tuesday when he announced he was stepping down after nearly 30 years as the ...

4 'Toy Story' Tropes That I Hope 'Toy Story 4' Avoids - Forbes

Tuesday, March 19, 2019

4 'Toy Story' Tropes That I Hope 'Toy Story 4' Avoids  Forbes

Toy Story 3 was an ideal end to a perfect trilogy, a rare beast among massive movie franchises with obscenely large marketing potential. But the trailer for Toy ...

Sons Eligible to Prolong Nile's Fertile Flow | TDN - Thoroughbred Daily News

Monday, March 18, 2019

Sons Eligible to Prolong Nile's Fertile Flow | TDN  Thoroughbred Daily News

The pharaohs had their pyramids. The Thoroughbred kings, even one cut down as prematurely as Pioneerof The Nile (Empire Maker), instead secure their ...

'Juda' is an Israeli vampire show you'll want to sink your teeth into – J. - The Jewish News of Northern California

Monday, March 18, 2019

'Juda' is an Israeli vampire show you'll want to sink your teeth into – J.  The Jewish News of Northern California

If you know anything about vampires, it's probably that Christian relics — holy water and crosses, in particular — have the power to ward off these creatures of ...

Project Immortality author Coco Kirkland was 'born to write' - The Argus

Sunday, March 17, 2019

Project Immortality author Coco Kirkland was 'born to write'  The Argus

A TEENAGER who has dyslexia is celebrating the publishing of her first book.

Warren Gatland's plans lifts his exceptional Wales team to immortality - Telegraph.co.uk

Sunday, March 17, 2019

Warren Gatland's plans lifts his exceptional Wales team to immortality  Telegraph.co.uk

Warren Gatland was always a man with a plan. From the outset of this, his final Six Nations Championship, he was telling anyone who would listen that Wales ...

Chimera Strain Exclusive Interview: Actor Henry Ian Cusick On Immortality - LRM Online

Friday, March 15, 2019

Chimera Strain Exclusive Interview: Actor Henry Ian Cusick On Immortality  LRM Online

Mankind has always tried to find a way to put an end to mortality. Be it with the Fountain of Youth, spiritual enlightenment, or scientific means, it's been the ...

Doom Patrol Theory: One of Crazy Jane's Personalities Can Time Travel - Screen Rant

Friday, March 15, 2019

Doom Patrol Theory: One of Crazy Jane's Personalities Can Time Travel  Screen Rant

Does one of Crazy Jane's personas have the power to travel in time? The possibility would explain some of Doom Patrol's apparent plot holes.

Overwatch’s new hero, Baptiste, coming March 19 - Polygon

Wednesday, March 13, 2019

Overwatch’s new hero, Baptiste, coming March 19  Polygon

Overwatch's next hero, the combat medic Baptiste, is coming to the game on Tuesday, March 19, Blizzard announced Wednesday. Baptiste has been playable ...

Mikey Garcia is taking the daring route as he attempts the stuff of legends vs. Errol Spence - Yahoo Sports

Tuesday, March 12, 2019

Mikey Garcia is taking the daring route as he attempts the stuff of legends vs. Errol Spence  Yahoo Sports

Garcia, the man who one day dreamed of becoming a police officer, has held major world titles in four weight classes and has set the stage for one of the most ...

Santa Clarita Diet: Immortality and rotting Nazi meat abound in full Season 3 trailer - SYFY WIRE

Monday, March 11, 2019

Santa Clarita Diet: Immortality and rotting Nazi meat abound in full Season 3 trailer  SYFY WIRE

What do you do when a pesky neo-Nazi moves in down the street? Why, you feed him to your zombie wife, of course. It's a win-win for everybody in the ...

Seaver deserves a bit of immortality - Northwest Arkansas Democrat-Gazette

Saturday, March 09, 2019

Seaver deserves a bit of immortality  Northwest Arkansas Democrat-Gazette

In hindsight, "The Franchise" was a nickname that actually fit Tom Seaver better as time wore on. In many ways, he was the Mets, his own journey marked by ...

Mikey Garcia’s pursuit of boxing immortality could take him into dangerous territory - Los Angeles Times

Friday, March 08, 2019

Mikey Garcia’s pursuit of boxing immortality could take him into dangerous territory  Los Angeles Times

Boxer Mikey Garcia strives to be "one of the best to ever lace up gloves." Unfortunately, it's not only difficult but it's dangerous.

Archeologists discover attempt to make immortality elixir in ancient Chinese tomb - SYFY WIRE

Thursday, March 07, 2019

Archeologists discover attempt to make immortality elixir in ancient Chinese tomb  SYFY WIRE

Immortal life is something that can really give you a boost on an imaginary battlefield, and apparently in ancient China. Besides Baron Sengir's claim of the stuff ...

Ancient Egyptians thought ‘holy POO’ from dung beetles held secret to immortality - The Sun

Thursday, March 07, 2019

Ancient Egyptians thought ‘holy POO’ from dung beetles held secret to immortality  The Sun

ANCIENT Egyptians worshipped poo as a symbol of immortality. That's according to one top biology boffin, who says dung rolled by scarab beetles was ...

Der Andenbomber: How Claudio Pizarro Rose From Football in Peru to Immortality in the Bundesliga - 90min

Thursday, March 07, 2019

Der Andenbomber: How Claudio Pizarro Rose From Football in Peru to Immortality in the Bundesliga  90min

A career spanning two decades is a rarity at the highest level of professional football, let alone spending almost every minute in one country on a foreign ...

Archaeologists discovered an ‘immortality’ elixir hidden in an historical tomb - Infosurhoy

Wednesday, March 06, 2019

Archaeologists discovered an ‘immortality’ elixir hidden in an historical tomb  Infosurhoy

Late last year, archaeologists in China found some very interesting items in an ancient tomb dating back as far as 202 BC, including a bronze vessel that ...

The 'Elixir of Immortality' Was Found Next to a Dead Guy in China - VICE

Wednesday, March 06, 2019

The 'Elixir of Immortality' Was Found Next to a Dead Guy in China  VICE

This article originally appeared on VICE Australia. When Chinese archeologists searching an ancient tomb found a bronze pot containing a yellow liquid last ...

So-Called 'Elixir of Immortality' Found Next to a Dead Guy in China - VICE

Wednesday, March 06, 2019

So-Called 'Elixir of Immortality' Found Next to a Dead Guy in China  VICE

Archaeologists uncovered the ancient Chinese substance in a tomb. It doesn't appear to have worked.

Archaeologists Find Mysterious 'Elixir of Immortality' in Ancient Chinese Tomb - ScienceAlert

Tuesday, March 05, 2019

Archaeologists Find Mysterious 'Elixir of Immortality' in Ancient Chinese Tomb  ScienceAlert

Researchers in China have identified a mysterious liquid contained in an ancient bronze pot from thousands of years ago, and it turns out to be a famous potion ...

3.5 Litres Of Delicious Immortality Juice Found In Ancient Chinese Tomb - Pedestrian TV

Tuesday, March 05, 2019

3.5 Litres Of Delicious Immortality Juice Found In Ancient Chinese Tomb  Pedestrian TV

Archaeologists exploring a tomb from China's Western Han Dynasty have found a vessel containing 3.5 litres of an immortaility elixir.

Last Ride: Ranney Seniors are Four Wins from Ending with a Tournament of Champions Title - shoresportsnetwork.com

Tuesday, March 05, 2019

Last Ride: Ranney Seniors are Four Wins from Ending with a Tournament of Champions Title  shoresportsnetwork.com

TINTON FALLS - Four years ago, the talk was all about the future for a special group of eighth-graders who were eager to transform Ranney from a basketball.

Embrace Your Action RPG Nostalgia - Eternity: The Last Unicorn is Out Now on PC and PS4 - FULLSYNC

Tuesday, March 05, 2019

Embrace Your Action RPG Nostalgia - Eternity: The Last Unicorn is Out Now on PC and PS4  FULLSYNC

Get ready to strike out on the hunt for immortality, because 1C Entertainment and Void Studios are overjoyed to unleash Eternity: The Last Unicorn upon PC and ...

‘Elixir of Immortality’ Uncovered in 2,000-Year-Old Chinese Tomb - Gizmodo

Monday, March 04, 2019

‘Elixir of Immortality’ Uncovered in 2,000-Year-Old Chinese Tomb  Gizmodo

A yellowish liquid found in a bronze pot dating back some 2000 years is not wine, as Chinese archaeologists initially thought. It's actually an “elixir of immortality” ...

'Elixir of Immortality' found in central China's ancient tomb | Daily Star - Daily Star

Monday, March 04, 2019

'Elixir of Immortality' found in central China's ancient tomb | Daily Star  Daily Star

AN “ELIXIR of Immortality” said to give eternal healing powers in ancient texts has been discovered in a lost Chinese tomb.

Digital immortality, passwords on Post-Its and a Comcast nightmare - messenger-inquirer

Monday, March 04, 2019

Digital immortality, passwords on Post-Its and a Comcast nightmare  messenger-inquirer

I love hearing about your digital nightmares. Perhaps love isn't the word for it. But as the Post's tech columnist, I read every message I receive from readers about ...

Two Point Hospital hunts for immortality in the new DLC - PC Gamer

Monday, March 04, 2019

Two Point Hospital hunts for immortality in the new DLC  PC Gamer

Two Point Hospital's new DLC sees you committing medical malpractice on the tropical paradise of Pebberley Island, home of many weird diseases—including ...

Scientists DOUBLE lifespan of roundworm in immortality breakthrough | Daily Star - Daily Star

Monday, March 04, 2019

Scientists DOUBLE lifespan of roundworm in immortality breakthrough | Daily Star  Daily Star

A FOUNTAIN of youth pill could be on the horizon after scientists more than doubled the lifespan of worms.

Road to immortality as Brian Close remembered in village he called home - Yorkshire Post

Monday, March 04, 2019

Road to immortality as Brian Close remembered in village he called home  Yorkshire Post

The legendary county cricketer Brian Close will have passed the site many times, and the housing development now being built there will have a fitting memorial ...

The Road to Immortality: Five Active Yankees Vying for Monument Park - Pinstripe Alley

Sunday, March 03, 2019

The Road to Immortality: Five Active Yankees Vying for Monument Park  Pinstripe Alley

If any sports achievement can transform a star into a legend, it's having one's number enshrined forever by the most storied franchise on the face of the Earth: the ...

Alabama HS star engineers 2 magical moments for basketball immortality - AL.com

Sunday, March 03, 2019

Alabama HS star engineers 2 magical moments for basketball immortality  AL.com

This is an opinion column. Alabama high school basketball gave us Charles Barkley and Robert Horry and John Drew before they became NBA stars.

'Elixir of immortality' found in central China's ancient tomb - CGTN

Saturday, March 02, 2019

'Elixir of immortality' found in central China's ancient tomb  CGTN

Archaeologists in Central China's Henan Province said Friday that the liquid found in a bronze pot unearthed from a Western Han Dynasty (202 BC-8 AD) tomb ...

An ‘Elixir Of Immortality’ Has Been Recovered From A 2,000-Year-Old Bronze Pot Found In A Central China Tomb - The Inquisitr News

Saturday, March 02, 2019

An ‘Elixir Of Immortality’ Has Been Recovered From A 2,000-Year-Old Bronze Pot Found In A Central China Tomb  The Inquisitr News

Archaeologists have unearthed 3.5 liters of a liquid from a Western Han Dynasty tomb in China that was believed to be a magical elixir of life. Archaeologists ...

Jordan Peterson and Christianity (Part II): Culture and Immortality - Merion West

Saturday, March 02, 2019

Jordan Peterson and Christianity (Part II): Culture and Immortality  Merion West

“In our lifetimes, many populations in Europe will age and shrink drastically due to their lack of belief in the possibility of transcending death, a belief that ...

Overwatch player shares perfect change to improve Baptiste's Immortality Field - Dexerto.com

Saturday, March 02, 2019

Overwatch player shares perfect change to improve Baptiste's Immortality Field  Dexerto.com

Some players didn't think Baptiste's Immortality Field could get better, but that might not be the case.

9 Steps to Start Living Longer Today - Daily Reckoning - Daily Reckoning

Friday, March 01, 2019

9 Steps to Start Living Longer Today - Daily Reckoning  Daily Reckoning

An award-winning scientist, engineer, and millionaire several times over predicted that by 2029, humans could start living forever...

There was no immortality on offer for Brendan Rodgers at Celtic only a different kind of mediocrity - JOE.ie

Thursday, February 28, 2019

There was no immortality on offer for Brendan Rodgers at Celtic only a different kind of mediocrity  JOE.ie

Has Brendan Rodgers blown his big chance at immortality by leaving Celtic or is he running from mediocrity in Scotland by joining Leicester?

Overwatch players already think Baptiste's Immortality Field is broken - Dexerto.com

Thursday, February 28, 2019

Overwatch players already think Baptiste's Immortality Field is broken  Dexerto.com

Ever since Baptiste went live on the Overwatch PTR, players have been trying to figure out the ins and outs of the new heroes kit, and his Immortality field has ...

Africa's richest man makes a USD17 billion bid for immortality - The New Indian Express

Wednesday, February 27, 2019

Africa's richest man makes a USD17 billion bid for immortality  The New Indian Express

About 40 miles east of Lagos, on more than 6700 acres of former swampland bound by a lagoon and the Atlantic Ocean, contractors are putting the finishing ...

Overwatch's Baptiste is now chucking immortality fields around the PTR - Rock Paper Shotgun

Wednesday, February 27, 2019

Overwatch's Baptiste is now chucking immortality fields around the PTR  Rock Paper Shotgun

Caring not for the sanctity of a normal news cycle, Blizzard released Baptiste on the Overwatch test servers a few hours after announcing him. He's a combat ...

Heavens On Earth - KUER 90.1

Wednesday, February 27, 2019

Heavens On Earth  KUER 90.1

Why do so many cultures and faiths teach some version of an afterlife? Wednesday at 7 p.m., skeptic Michael Shermer joins us to talk about our obsession with ...

Aliko Dangote, Africa's Richest Man, Makes Bid for Immortality - Bloomberg

Tuesday, February 26, 2019

Aliko Dangote, Africa's Richest Man, Makes Bid for Immortality  Bloomberg

Aliko Dangote's plan to reduce Nigeria's dependency on fuel imports will carve out an even bigger slice of the nation's $376 billion economy for his empire.

Already, Lady Gaga and Bradley Cooper's hot Oscar moment has reached Leo and Kate immortality - USA TODAY

Tuesday, February 26, 2019

Already, Lady Gaga and Bradley Cooper's hot Oscar moment has reached Leo and Kate immortality  USA TODAY

Bradley Cooper and Lady Gaga set romantic imaginations afire, Leo and Kate style, with their steamy Oscar duet 'Shallow,' from 'A Star Is Born.'

Exhibit explores immortality in digital era - Korea Times

Tuesday, February 26, 2019

Exhibit explores immortality in digital era  Korea Times

By Kwon Mee-yoo "Immortality in the Cloud," a new exhibition at the Ilmin Museum of Art in central Seoul, explores how immortal values such as history, religion ...

Ambrosia: The startup that promised immortality, is dead - Economic Times

Monday, February 25, 2019

Ambrosia: The startup that promised immortality, is dead  Economic Times

By Olivia Carville In 2016, a tiny startup announced an experiment that seemed equal parts medieval sorcery and science fiction: It would inject older people ...

Is Silicon Valley's quest for immortality a fate worse than death? - The Guardian

Saturday, February 23, 2019

Is Silicon Valley's quest for immortality a fate worse than death?  The Guardian

Funded by elites, researchers believe they're closer than ever to tweaking the human body so we can live forever (or quite a bit longer)

Why Virat Kohli Is On His Way To Batting Immortality In ODI Cricket - Sportskeeda

Saturday, February 23, 2019

Why Virat Kohli Is On His Way To Batting Immortality In ODI Cricket  Sportskeeda

When Kohli eventually goes past Tendulkar, the first person who would be happy is Tendulkar himself.

Immortality beckons - Eternity: The Last Unicorn lands on March 5 - Gamasutra

Wednesday, February 20, 2019

Immortality beckons - Eternity: The Last Unicorn lands on March 5  Gamasutra

Prague, Czech Republic, February 20th, 2019 -- Today, 1C Entertainment and Void Studios are relinquishing the eternal secret of ldquo;release date in.

YouTube Gold: Austin Rivers’ claim to immortality in the Duke-UNC rivalry - Duke Basketball Report

Wednesday, February 20, 2019

YouTube Gold: Austin Rivers’ claim to immortality in the Duke-UNC rivalry  Duke Basketball Report

In 2012, Austin Rivers put his stamp on the Duke-UNC rivalry with a shot that will never be forgotten. It was preceded by one of Duke's better comebacks and ...

An Interview with Nick Harkaway: Algorithmic Futures, Literary Fractals, and Mimetic Immortality - lareviewofbooks

Sunday, February 17, 2019

An Interview with Nick Harkaway: Algorithmic Futures, Literary Fractals, and Mimetic Immortality  lareviewofbooks

Award-winning science fiction writer Nick Harkaway discusses his novel “Gnomon,” the relationship between technology and society, and his creative process.

Biochemists report a way to stop the immortality of cancer cells with oligonucleotides - Phys.Org

Tuesday, February 12, 2019

Biochemists report a way to stop the immortality of cancer cells with oligonucleotides  Phys.Org

RUDN biochemists found a way to reduce the activity of telomerase (the enzyme of cell immortality) 10-fold. The discovery could lead to new antitumor drugs ...

RUDN biochemists found a way to stop the immortality of cancer cells with oligonucleotides - EurekAlert

Monday, February 11, 2019

RUDN biochemists found a way to stop the immortality of cancer cells with oligonucleotides  EurekAlert

RUDN biochemists found a way to reduce the activity of telomerase (the enzyme of cell immortality) 10 times.

The immortality of creativity - taosnews

Sunday, February 03, 2019

The immortality of creativity  taosnews

The experimental gallery Parse Seco will be hosting Thomas Bowers's reception 'Here Lies My Creativity' on Saturday (Feb. 2) from 5 to 7 p.m.Albuquerque ...

The search for immortality - nwitimes.com

Tuesday, January 29, 2019

The search for immortality  nwitimes.com

The concept of living forever has been with us throughout history, Mayans and Egyptians are just a few. While our physical bodies may not last, maybe our ...

Mike Mussina's Self-Awareness Is Refreshing When It Comes To Baseball Immortality - Forbes

Thursday, January 24, 2019

Mike Mussina's Self-Awareness Is Refreshing When It Comes To Baseball Immortality  Forbes

The National Baseball Hall of Fame and Museum's annual January press conference to introduce the newest members of the Cooperstown fraternity is always a ...

Inside Earth, Microbes Approach Immortality - Scientific American

Wednesday, January 23, 2019

Inside Earth, Microbes Approach Immortality  Scientific American

Last month, the Deep Carbon Observatory announced an astounding fact: the mass of the microbes living beneath Earth's surface amounts to 15 to 23 billion ...

Rivera, Mussina, Halladay, Martinez earn Baseball Hall immortality - Boston.com

Tuesday, January 22, 2019

Rivera, Mussina, Halladay, Martinez earn Baseball Hall immortality  Boston.com

Mariano Rivera has become baseball's first unanimous Hall of Fame selection, elected with Roy Halladay, Edgar Martinez and Mike Mussina. Read more on ...

How Close are We to Achieving Immortality? - San Diego Entertainer Magazine

Saturday, January 19, 2019

How Close are We to Achieving Immortality?  San Diego Entertainer Magazine

Over the past 100 hundred years, the average human lifespan has increased dramatically, thanks to an exponential advancements in science and technology.

Salvador Dalí: In Search of Immortality review – portrait of a gloriously eccentric artist - The Guardian

Friday, January 18, 2019

Salvador Dalí: In Search of Immortality review – portrait of a gloriously eccentric artist  The Guardian

Produced by the Gala-Salvador Dalí Foundation, this documentary about the relentlessly eccentric Spanish painter benefits – as you would hope it would – from ...

What is Biological Immortality? - The Hindu

Thursday, January 10, 2019

What is Biological Immortality?  The Hindu

This refers to the biological state where certain organisms like the bristlecone pine and the jellyfish can live forever. These organisms can be killed by external ...

Human mortality 'plateau' may be statistical error, not hint of immortality - Medical Xpress

Thursday, December 20, 2018

Human mortality 'plateau' may be statistical error, not hint of immortality  Medical Xpress

Human error, not human biology, largely accounts for the apparent decline of mortality among the very old, according to a new report publishing on December ...

Commentary: Once science conquers old age, will immortality be next? - Times Union

Thursday, December 20, 2018

Commentary: Once science conquers old age, will immortality be next?  Times Union

Woody Allen said, "I don't want to live on in my films. I want to live on in my apartment." Humanity has always battled nature's limitations — including bodily frailty.

Even with the most advanced technology, our attempts at immortality are repeatedly foiled by nature. This is how - iNews

Tuesday, December 11, 2018

Even with the most advanced technology, our attempts at immortality are repeatedly foiled by nature. This is how  iNews

Modern science has opened an assortment of new ways to improve survival, but will any of them truly make us immortal?

Silicon Valley's quest for immortality – and its worrying sacrifices - The Next Web

Monday, December 10, 2018

Silicon Valley's quest for immortality – and its worrying sacrifices  The Next Web

Somewhere in Silicon Valley, a man wakes early with the sunrise. Venturing into the kitchen, he pacifies his rumbling belly with a cup of coffee infused with a ...

How Bob Dylan explained art and immortality to Allen Ginsberg - Quartz

Friday, November 16, 2018

How Bob Dylan explained art and immortality to Allen Ginsberg  Quartz

In 1997, while playing a concert in New Brunswick, Canada, Bob Dylan dedicated the song “Desolation Row” to Allen Ginsberg, the renowned Beat generation ...

Not Just Sci-Fi: A Tech Couple Works To Achieve Immortality - Inside Philanthropy

Thursday, October 25, 2018

Not Just Sci-Fi: A Tech Couple Works To Achieve Immortality  Inside Philanthropy

More deep-pocketed funders are interested in the age-old quest to live forever, in one form or another. We dig into the interesting story of Terasem Movement ...

Digital immortality: How your life’s data means a version of you could live forever - MIT Technology Review

Thursday, October 18, 2018

Digital immortality: How your life’s data means a version of you could live forever  MIT Technology Review

Your family and friends will be able to interact with a digital “you” that doles out advice—even when you're gone.

The Quest For Immortality Pushes Forward - Anti Aging News

Monday, October 15, 2018

The Quest For Immortality Pushes Forward  Anti Aging News

Sooner or later everyone dies. That very fact and subsequent fear drives the way many people go about their day to day lives. Some live as methodically and ...

The Quest for Immortality Could Create Two "Classes of Humans" - Futurism

Saturday, October 13, 2018

The Quest for Immortality Could Create Two "Classes of Humans"  Futurism

We've yet to invent anti-aging treatments more effective than exercise and a healthy diet, but the super-rich continue to dream of immortality.

Second adulthood: It’s just another desperate paean to the myth of immortality - The Irish Times

Friday, September 28, 2018

Second adulthood: It’s just another desperate paean to the myth of immortality  The Irish Times

Hilary Fannin: Like a buttock lift, it's just another desperate paean to the immortality myth.

Why wouldn’t you want to live forever? New Scientist editors debate - New Scientist News

Tuesday, September 18, 2018

Why wouldn’t you want to live forever? New Scientist editors debate  New Scientist News

More than half of UK adults would turn down an offer of immortality. Emily Wilson doesn't understand why – but Richard Webb certainly does.

Researchers unlock secret of deadly brain cancer's 'immortality' - Medical Xpress

Monday, September 10, 2018

Researchers unlock secret of deadly brain cancer's 'immortality'  Medical Xpress

UC San Francisco researchers have discovered how a mutation in a gene regulator called the TERT promoter—the third most common mutation among all ...

Mankind could have 'electronic immortality' by 2050 - Fox News

Wednesday, July 25, 2018

Mankind could have 'electronic immortality' by 2050  Fox News

If you've ever thought living forever was just a science fiction pipe dream, that dream may just become reality by the middle of this century.

Don’t miss: immortality in New York, sulphur and science comedy - New Scientist News

Wednesday, July 04, 2018

Don’t miss: immortality in New York, sulphur and science comedy  New Scientist News

Imagine a New York where people live to 300 but want more, enjoy the 100th episode of a hit radio show, and celebrate atomic number 16 at a show about ...

The Responsibility of Immortality: Welcome to the New Transhumanism - WIRED

Monday, June 04, 2018

The Responsibility of Immortality: Welcome to the New Transhumanism  WIRED

What used to be the province of acid-tripping tie-dye wearers has been co-opted by Silicon Valley—and we must be responsible about how we wield this new ...

Will Humans Ever Be Immortal? These 11 Theories and Technologies Will Shed Some Light on It - Interesting Engineering

Saturday, June 02, 2018

Will Humans Ever Be Immortal? These 11 Theories and Technologies Will Shed Some Light on It  Interesting Engineering

Since antiquity, man has searched for a means to live forever. Ancient Emperors, like Qin Shi Huang of China, even made it official policy. But with our modern ...

Researchers Have Discovered What The 'Immortality' Enzyme Looks Like - Forbes

Saturday, April 28, 2018

Researchers Have Discovered What The 'Immortality' Enzyme Looks Like  Forbes

We now have the most detailed images ever of the enzyme telomerase. What does this mean for ageing and cancer?