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How Ron Greenwood sent Bobby Moore on his way to football immortality - West Ham United F.C. (press release) (registration)

Thursday, September 21, 2017


West Ham United F.C. (press release) (registration)

How Ron Greenwood sent Bobby Moore on his way to football immortality
West Ham United F.C. (press release) (registration)
Matt Dickinson explains how It took the vision of Ron Greenwood to set West Ham and England's finest player Bobby Moore on his way to football immortality... Bob Dylan sang that the times were a'changing. English football was a'changing, too. Among all ...

Against immortality: On the ethics of living forever - E-Flux

Wednesday, September 20, 2017


E-Flux

Against immortality: On the ethics of living forever
E-Flux
Avery suggests that science, as a methodology and worldview, is unqualified to ethically evaluate questions around death and immortality. "Dying, as an experience," writes Avery, "is not something that science is equipped to say anything meaningful about.

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 ...

Tate Modern / Sharjah Art Foundation / The National Gallery of Art - E-Flux

Monday, September 18, 2017


E-Flux

Tate Modern / Sharjah Art Foundation / The National Gallery of Art
E-Flux
The film's recently completed third chapter, Immortality and Resurrection for All! (2017), restages the museum as a site of resurrection, a central Cosmist idea. Combining essay, documentary and performance, the trilogy quotes from the writings of ...

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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Premiere: Crywolf - “Quantum Immortality” (Ferry Corsten Remix) - HuffPost

Friday, September 15, 2017


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Premiere: Crywolf - “Quantum Immortality” (Ferry Corsten Remix)
HuffPost
“Quantum Immortality” was released last October by singer, producer and multi-instrumentalist Justin Taylor Phillips under his moniker Crywolf. The track is already a phenomenal piece of artistry on its own, but Ferry Corsten managed to take the ...

Brady, Patriots chase immortality as NFL kicks off - Yahoo Sports

Tuesday, September 05, 2017


Yahoo Sports

Brady, Patriots chase immortality as NFL kicks off
Yahoo Sports
Los Angeles (AFP) - Tom Brady and the New England Patriots set out on their latest quest for immortality on Thursday as the National Football League season kicks off with the Super Bowl champions once again the team to beat. Brady, who clinched a ...

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'A Kind of Immortality.' Carl Sagan's Widow Ann Druyan on Voyager 1's 40th Anniversary - TIME

Tuesday, September 05, 2017


TIME

'A Kind of Immortality.' Carl Sagan's Widow Ann Druyan on Voyager 1's 40th Anniversary
TIME
"We could confer a kind of immortality on these works of music, on these images. Druyan, Sagan and others helped choose what would be on the disks — essentially curating the entire planet and all of its cultures for extraterrestrial civilizations that ...

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Peter Thiel's quest for immortality: Escaping death would create the highest form of inequality - Genetic Literacy Project

Tuesday, September 05, 2017


Genetic Literacy Project

Peter Thiel's quest for immortality: Escaping death would create the highest form of inequality
Genetic Literacy Project
Peter Thiel, tech-philanthropist and billionaire, surmised that “probably the most extreme form of inequality is between people who are alive and people who are dead”. While he may not be technically wrong, Thiel and other eccentric, wealthy tech ...

Will You Accept Immortality in a Metal Suit? - Wall Street Pit

Saturday, August 26, 2017


Wall Street Pit

Will You Accept Immortality in a Metal Suit?
Wall Street Pit
The knowledge will then enable man to transfer one's consciousness to an artificial carrier or avatar and attain cybernetic immortality. The organization thinks it's the answer to the world's current problems and our vulnerabilities as a human species.