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What Penn students learned from Aubrey de Grey — the scientist who believes in immortality - The Daily Pennsylvanian

Monday, October 16, 2017


The Daily Pennsylvanian

What Penn students learned from Aubrey de Grey — the scientist who believes in immortality
The Daily Pennsylvanian
Students gathered in Steinberg-Dietrich Hall on Oct. 12 to learn about the possibility of human immortality. Aubrey de Grey, a biomedical gerontologist, believes that rejuvenation biotechnology — the repair of damage due to aging — can reverse the ...

Saints staring down NFL immortality - 247Sports

Friday, October 13, 2017


247Sports

Saints staring down NFL immortality
247Sports
The Saints have already made NFL history in the first four weeks of their season, but their fifth game could catapult them into the ranks of the immortal. If they don't turn the ball over on Sunday against the Detroit Lions, then the Saints will be the ...

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Warren Buffett Having Second Thoughts About Immortality - Dealbreaker

Thursday, October 12, 2017


Dealbreaker

Warren Buffett Having Second Thoughts About Immortality
Dealbreaker
Warren Buffett hasn't ruled out a sex change in an effort to cheat Death, but he's also not counting on it to see him well into his second century. At least, not well enough to throw off salty similes with ease, nor well enough to adequately rub hedge ...

Professor Brian Cox Believes Humanity Will Soon Achieve Immortality. Here's How We'll Do It - IFLScience

Monday, October 09, 2017


IFLScience

Professor Brian Cox Believes Humanity Will Soon Achieve Immortality. Here's How We'll Do It
IFLScience
Recently, Brian Cox, the British physicist, astronomer and ex-pop star, told The Sun Online that human brains could be uploaded to computers – and achieve immortality – much earlier than we might think. (Though he didn't go as far as to commit to a ...

Immortality is the new IT: Tech moguls chase longevity - Times of India

Monday, October 09, 2017


Times of India

Immortality is the new IT: Tech moguls chase longevity
Times of India
They made their money by harnessing tech to transform life. Now, they want to use their wealth to extend the limits of life. Longevity is the new frontier for these Silicon Valley barons and they hope to again do what they do best, transform life as we ...

Why Skepticism Is the Right Approach to the Afterlife, Immortality ... - Big Think

Saturday, October 07, 2017


Big Think

Why Skepticism Is the Right Approach to the Afterlife, Immortality ...
Big Think
Bear with us for a second, but do you know the Belinda Carlisle song "Heaven is a Place on Earth"? It's actually scientifically accurate. American public ...

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Meet the Extensionists: People Who Believe Immortality Is Possible - MarieClaire.com

Monday, October 02, 2017


MarieClaire.com

Meet the Extensionists: People Who Believe Immortality Is Possible
MarieClaire.com
That's the name modern immortality seekers now go by, and devotees range from those who'd like to live healthier lives into old age to the more extreme, who ardently believe that humans can, and should, overcome death the same way we've overcome, say, ...

Ferrari: Race to Immortality trailer: watch Formula One history being made - Telegraph.co.uk

Thursday, September 28, 2017


Telegraph.co.uk

Ferrari: Race to Immortality trailer: watch Formula One history being made
Telegraph.co.uk
As makers of some the most coveted sports cars in the world, and as one of the most successful Formula One teams, it is hard to imagine Ferrari ever going through hardship as a company. But a forthcoming documentary, Ferrari: Race to Immortality will ...

Vulture Investigates: Jennifer Lawrence's Immortality - Vulture

Tuesday, September 19, 2017


Vulture

Vulture Investigates: Jennifer Lawrence's Immortality
Vulture
Jennifer Lawrence has come unstuck in time. It's not a million-dollar dermatologist or the work of exceptional prosthetics: Lawrence's age fluctuates so much between her roles that she appears to have Benjamin Button disease. Sometimes she plays too ...

Why haven't we evolved immortality? The answer is in our genes - New Atlas

Monday, September 18, 2017


New Atlas

Why haven't we evolved immortality? The answer is in our genes
New Atlas
If evolution works by selecting for the most advantageous genes, it begs the question: why haven't we evolved immortality? According to a decades-old hypothesis, certain genes that promote reproductive success also promote aging later in life, and now ...

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