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Comics to Read This Week: VENOM, DEATH ORB, HIGH LEVEL, and More - Nerdist

Wednesday, February 20, 2019

Comics to Read This Week: VENOM, DEATH ORB, HIGH LEVEL, and More  Nerdist

Welcome, Wednesday Warriors! It's new comic book day! But before you head to the local comic shop, arm yourself with a few recommendations. Reading comic ...

To boldly go where no woman has gone before - The East African

Wednesday, February 20, 2019

To boldly go where no woman has gone before  The East African

There are books, women's writings and forms of literature that have shaped our lives. I would, to be perverse, like to put forward the Star Trek franchise as ...

Poem: HOODIE - The New York Times

Wednesday, February 20, 2019

Poem: HOODIE  The New York Times

For many a young black man in our polarizing society, coincidence has become a sustained peril.

Pulse Opinion: We need to apologize to the Nollywood home video generation - Pulse Nigeria

Wednesday, February 20, 2019

Pulse Opinion: We need to apologize to the Nollywood home video generation  Pulse Nigeria

Forgotten by time, it is time we appreciate the innovators of the home video era for curating Nigerian culture.

Here's what Orthodox Greeks do to honour the dead - Neos Kosmos

Tuesday, February 19, 2019

Here's what Orthodox Greeks do to honour the dead  Neos Kosmos

Banksy may well be Greek bearing in mind his famous quote that states that “you die twice. One time when you stop breathing, and a second time, a bit later on, ...

Absolutely positively Matatini - Māori Television

Tuesday, February 19, 2019

Absolutely positively Matatini  Māori Television

Haka on red, pukana on green! The wero has gone out from those loving the new haka-themed traffic lights installed in central Wellington to celebrate Te...

Part 3: Dragging through history — the legacy - Northwest Georgia News

Tuesday, February 19, 2019

Part 3: Dragging through history — the legacy  Northwest Georgia News

They say that when a chosen one dies, they are taken to the Land of Legends where they are granted immortality in stories and songs.

FDA warns against using young blood as medical treatment - WDAF FOX4 Kansas City

Tuesday, February 19, 2019

FDA warns against using young blood as medical treatment  WDAF FOX4 Kansas City

Wannabe vampires, beware: The US Food and Drug Administration warned Tuesday against using plasma infusions from young blood donors to ward off the ...

journal issue 97 - Announcements - e-flux - E-Flux

Tuesday, February 19, 2019

journal issue 97 - Announcements - e-flux  E-Flux

e-flux journal issue 97 with Günther Anders, Khaled Saghieh and Marwa Arsanios, Nikolay Smirnov, Ana Hoffner ex-Prvulovic, Kathryn Yusoff, Yazan Khalili, ...

Step Back in Time: Feb. 20, 2019 | Step Back in Time - Oneonta Daily Star

Tuesday, February 19, 2019

Step Back in Time: Feb. 20, 2019 | Step Back in Time  Oneonta Daily Star

Step Back in Time features news items from The Daily Star 25 and 50 years ago.

'Green Book' Subject Don Shirley's Heir Speaks Out for First Time - Hollywood Reporter

Tuesday, February 19, 2019

'Green Book' Subject Don Shirley's Heir Speaks Out for First Time  Hollywood Reporter

Michael Kappeyne and John Scoulios were two young men who stumbled into the musician's life — and neither would be the same again. As the movie about ...

Why the Eagles should just set Foles free - NFL.com

Tuesday, February 19, 2019

Why the Eagles should just set Foles free  NFL.com

With speculation that Philadelphia might place the franchise tag on Nick Foles and then look to trade him, Gregg Rosenthal explains why the Eagles should just ...

Hip-Hop's Never-Ending Search for Someone to Believe In - DJBooth

Tuesday, February 19, 2019

Hip-Hop's Never-Ending Search for Someone to Believe In  DJBooth

From DMX to Diddy to Kanye West, when honest belief is captured in rap, no matter the theme, it's cherished. And rightfully so.

Maurizio Sarri looks like yet another doomed Chelsea manager - SB Nation

Tuesday, February 19, 2019

Maurizio Sarri looks like yet another doomed Chelsea manager  SB Nation

Chelsea's managerial churn is a patented process currently swallowing up Maurizio Sarri and his big ideas.

Laura Whitmore: TV presenter loves matte lipstick and reveals other beauty secrets - Express.co.uk

Tuesday, February 19, 2019

Laura Whitmore: TV presenter loves matte lipstick and reveals other beauty secrets  Express.co.uk

The TV presenter reveals her beauty secrets and shares with us how she looks so good.

Beyond the 'wake' word: Are digital assistants eavesdropping on your conversations? - Economic Times

Tuesday, February 19, 2019

Beyond the 'wake' word: Are digital assistants eavesdropping on your conversations?  Economic Times

NEW DELHI: At a time when digital assistants in smart devices at home or office are talking to us like never before, some users have begun to worry: Is Alexa or ...

Ignorance and Knowledge - The Hindu

Monday, February 18, 2019

Ignorance and Knowledge  The Hindu

The dialogue between Sage Sanatsujata and Dhritarashtra that occurs in the Mahabharata is considered to be the epitome of the Vedanta sastras, on a par with ...

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.

Trump Administration Cancels Nearly $1 Billion Grant for California High-Speed Rail Project - The Daily Beast

Saturday, February 16, 2019

Trump Administration Cancels Nearly $1 Billion Grant for California High-Speed Rail Project  The Daily Beast

The Trump administration is canceling $929 million in grant funds for California's high-speed rail system. The move escalates a war or words between President ...

Patrick Frazee Tried to Get Girlfriend to Kill Kelsey Berreth Three Times, Investigators Say - The Daily Beast

Saturday, February 16, 2019

Patrick Frazee Tried to Get Girlfriend to Kill Kelsey Berreth Three Times, Investigators Say  The Daily Beast

A Colorado man accused of beating the mother of his infant child to death with a baseball bat tried to persuade his girlfriend to kill her three times before he ...

Trump Wishes 'Crazy Bernie' Well for Presidential Run - The Daily Beast

Saturday, February 16, 2019

Trump Wishes 'Crazy Bernie' Well for Presidential Run  The Daily Beast

Remember the first few months of 2016? It was a simpler time, when Donald Trump was a rank outsider to become president and Bernie Sanders was making ...

Winx racing for Aussie immortality - Morning Bulletin

Friday, February 15, 2019

Winx racing for Aussie immortality  Morning Bulletin

Winx has achieved almost everything a horse could achieve, but the champion mare is set to break an unprecedented mark in Australian racing.

Bill Kirby Jr.: An artist whose hands can give Babe Ruth downtown immortality in bronze - The Fayetteville Observer

Thursday, February 14, 2019

Bill Kirby Jr.: An artist whose hands can give Babe Ruth downtown immortality in bronze  The Fayetteville Observer

All of us are learning much about the more than $40 million, city-owned downtown baseball stadium, where the Fayetteville Woodpeckers will be calling the ...

Frozen 2 theory connects sequel to Rise of the Brave Tangled Dragons - Polygon

Thursday, February 14, 2019

Frozen 2 theory connects sequel to Rise of the Brave Tangled Dragons  Polygon

The Frozen 2 trailer carries an idea that many can pinpoint to Rise of the Brave Tangled Dragons, a Tumblr animation fandom that blossomed in the early 2010s.

Are Lemons A Sign Of Upward Mobility Around The World? - Forbes

Thursday, February 14, 2019

Are Lemons A Sign Of Upward Mobility Around The World?  Forbes

*Fresh* fruit has been a status symbol since time immemorial. The Greek god of excess, Dionysus, is often depicted swathed in grapes. Southern mansions are ...

Digital immortality - Kashmir Times

Wednesday, February 13, 2019

Digital immortality  Kashmir Times

Imagine a version of you that could live forever. Your family and friends are able to interact with a digital-you. It doles out advice-even when you're gone.

The save that earned Banks football immortality - Khaleej Times

Tuesday, February 12, 2019

The save that earned Banks football immortality  Khaleej Times

It says much about the brilliance of Gordon Banks that the World Cup-winning England goalkeeper never rated his legendary save from Pele as the greatest stop ...

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.

Sergio Ramos is three games from Clasico immortality - MARCA.com

Wednesday, February 06, 2019

Sergio Ramos is three games from Clasico immortality  MARCA.com

Sergio Ramos is on the verge of making El Clasico history ahead of Real Madrid's three meetings with Barcelona in the next month.If the...

Science Behind the Fiction: Netflix's Russian Doll plays with the reality of Quantum Immortality - SYFY WIRE

Wednesday, February 06, 2019

Science Behind the Fiction: Netflix's Russian Doll plays with the reality of Quantum Immortality  SYFY WIRE

What if the decisions you made weren't permanent? What if no matter how badly you messed up, you could try again? Or rather, what if you were forced to try ...

'Duck Dynasty' Star: I Don't Need Health Care Because I Have 'Immortality Given to Me by God' - The Daily Beast

Tuesday, February 05, 2019

'Duck Dynasty' Star: I Don't Need Health Care Because I Have 'Immortality Given to Me by God'  The Daily Beast

Because we watch Trumpland TV so you don't have to, today we watched Duck Dynasty emperor Phil Robertson poo-poo the idea of government-provided ...

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 ...

Up to 30 million people are expected at Hindu festival in a quest for immortality - Daily Mail

Sunday, February 03, 2019

Up to 30 million people are expected at Hindu festival in a quest for immortality  Daily Mail

The festival is the world's largest religious gathering, with some 30 million people expected over the duration of the two-month-long event in Prayagraj, India.

Russian Doll Tells You Almost Everything You Need to Know About the Quantum Immortality Theory - TV Guide

Saturday, February 02, 2019

Russian Doll Tells You Almost Everything You Need to Know About the Quantum Immortality Theory  TV Guide

Russian Doll leans on the philosophical concept of the quantum immortality theory, a belief that people never die in their own consciousness, even if they do in ...

Bowlen sisters speak on dad's well-being and football immortality - 9News.com KUSA

Friday, February 01, 2019

Bowlen sisters speak on dad's well-being and football immortality  9News.com KUSA

Beth and Brittany represented Pat Bowlen at Hall of Fame luncheon Friday in Atlanta.

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 ...

Tam Hunt: Patient Zero — Liz Parrish Talks Longevity Science, Personal Immortality - Noozhawk

Tuesday, January 29, 2019

Tam Hunt: Patient Zero — Liz Parrish Talks Longevity Science, Personal Immortality  Noozhawk

Liz Parrish was arguably the first person to undergo telomerase gene therapy, in 2015, and she's become both famous and infamous for doing so — famous ...

Iron Maiden: the story behind Seventh Son Of A Seventh Son - Louder

Monday, January 28, 2019

Iron Maiden: the story behind Seventh Son Of A Seventh Son  Louder

The epic concept album was more than just Iron Maiden's most successful album of the 1980s – it was their masterpiece.

“The Immortal” to stage Daesh atrocity at Fajr theater festival - Tehran Times

Monday, January 28, 2019

“The Immortal” to stage Daesh atrocity at Fajr theater festival  Tehran Times

TEHRAN – A large Iranian troupe plans to perform a play entitled “The Immortal” about the atrocity of Daesh during the 37th Fajr International Theater Festival.

At San Diego's Frozen Zoo, a Chance for Animal Immortality - The Crux - Discover Magazine

Friday, January 25, 2019

At San Diego's Frozen Zoo, a Chance for Animal Immortality - The Crux  Discover Magazine

The cryobank is a rich source of genetic knowledge of hundreds of creatures. It may one day be used to bring endangered species back from the brink.

Feature Documentary "Immortality or Bust" on Zoltan Istvan and the Transhumanism Movement Wins Breakout Award at Upcoming Raw Science Film Festival in Los Angeles - PR Web

Friday, January 25, 2019

Feature Documentary "Immortality or Bust" on Zoltan Istvan and the Transhumanism Movement Wins Breakout Award at Upcoming Raw Science Film Festival in Los Angeles  PR Web

A feature documentary on US Presidential candidate Zoltan Istvan and his Immortality Bus will have its international debut this Saturday, June 26 2019, at the ...

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 ...

Snapped: The moment Steven Bradbury skated to Olympic immortality - Olympic News - Olympics

Thursday, January 24, 2019

Snapped: The moment Steven Bradbury skated to Olympic immortality - Olympic News  Olympics

Celebrated sports photographer Clive Mason is forever grateful that, as a junior member of Getty Images' Olympic team, he was shunted out to the fourth-choice ...

The Cinematic Immortality of Jimi Hendrix - Consequence of Sound

Thursday, January 24, 2019

The Cinematic Immortality of Jimi Hendrix  Consequence of Sound

On the latest episode of The Opus, host Ernest Wilkins discusses the larger cultural impact of music in film and how Jimi Hendrix's work is interwoven into ...

Finality of immortality: a brother's emotional journey | News, Sports, Jobs - Williamsport Sun-Gazette

Wednesday, January 23, 2019

Finality of immortality: a brother's emotional journey | News, Sports, Jobs  Williamsport Sun-Gazette

EDITOR'S NOTE: Mark Mussina is the brother of Montoursville native and Hall of Fame pitcher Mike Mussina. Before I start, let me say that I understand th.

Lovebites – Clockwork Immortality album review - Louder

Tuesday, January 22, 2019

Lovebites – Clockwork Immortality album review  Louder

Japan's new power metal queens scale the heights on their second album.

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.

Science news: Humans will download SOULS to microchips for IMMORTALITY | Daily Star - Daily Star

Saturday, January 19, 2019

Science news: Humans will download SOULS to microchips for IMMORTALITY | Daily Star  Daily Star

PEOPLE will be able to download their “souls” onto microchips, implant it into another body and live forever, a technology expert has claimed.

The persistence of his memory: "Salvador Dalí: In Search of Immortality" - Santa Fe New Mexican

Friday, January 11, 2019

The persistence of his memory: "Salvador Dalí: In Search of Immortality"  Santa Fe New Mexican

Director David Pujol's exhaustive look at the life and work of the Spanish Surrealist Salvador Dalí is a compelling investigation.

The Search for Immortality Goes Off With a Bang - ThomasNet News

Friday, January 11, 2019

The Search for Immortality Goes Off With a Bang  ThomasNet News

Around the world, chemists have long searched for the elixir of life, hoping that the right experiment will reveal a mysterious compound with the power to grant ...

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 ...

Denial of Death or Denial of Immortality - ScienceBlog.com

Monday, December 31, 2018

Denial of Death or Denial of Immortality  ScienceBlog.com

At year end, I have a tradition of writing a column more speculative and personal than usual. In this post, I consider critically the standard physicalist belief that ...

Immortality: Human negligible senescence for ‘rich and famous’ | Daily Star - Daily Star

Monday, December 24, 2018

Immortality: Human negligible senescence for ‘rich and famous’ | Daily Star  Daily Star

IMMORTALITY is on the horizon according to leading transhumanists, who believe in the future people will be able to live forever.

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.

Israel, counter-terrorism and the future of immortality - Arutz Sheva

Thursday, December 13, 2018

Israel, counter-terrorism and the future of immortality  Arutz Sheva

In the final analysis, there can never be any greater form of power in world politics than power over death. Paradoxically, this preeminent form of power is almost ...

Exhibition "Terracotta Warriors: Guardians of Immortality" debuts for preview in New Zealand - Xinhua | English.news.cn - Xinhua

Thursday, December 13, 2018

Exhibition "Terracotta Warriors: Guardians of Immortality" debuts for preview in New Zealand - Xinhua | English.news.cn  Xinhua

A woman visits the exhibition "Terracotta Warriors: Guardians of Immortality" during its preview at the Museum of New Zealand in Wellington, New Zealand, Dec.

Silicon Valley Is on a Quest for Immortality—And It Could Be Very Dangerous | Opinion - Newsweek

Tuesday, December 11, 2018

Silicon Valley Is on a Quest for Immortality—And It Could Be Very Dangerous | Opinion  Newsweek

Biohackers are tweaking almost every part of the lives to push the limits of human longevity—but at what cost?

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 ...

Forever Young: When Hollywood imagines immortality - The Sydney Morning Herald

Friday, November 30, 2018

Forever Young: When Hollywood imagines immortality  The Sydney Morning Herald

From vampires to aliens, gods and more, screenwriters have come up with a range of inventive ways for humans to live forever.

‘Fallout 76’ player stumbles into immortality, seeks help from Bethesda - Digital Trends

Saturday, November 24, 2018

‘Fallout 76’ player stumbles into immortality, seeks help from Bethesda  Digital Trends

Fallout 76 players may think that becoming immortal in the open-world game would be awesome, but a player who stumbled into god mode has an opposite ...

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 ...

Science Behind the Fiction: Overlord and Nazi Germany's real human immortality experiments - SYFY WIRE

Wednesday, November 14, 2018

Science Behind the Fiction: Overlord and Nazi Germany's real human immortality experiments  SYFY WIRE

Since the earliest stories were told, humanity has recognized the dynamic of the hero and the villain, or the supervillain. It's likely why, in modern storytelling, ...

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.

Humans on brink of IMMORTALITY using Artificial Intelligence | Daily Star - Daily Star

Tuesday, October 16, 2018

Humans on brink of IMMORTALITY using Artificial Intelligence | Daily Star  Daily Star

HUMAN beings becoming immortal is a step closer following the launch of a new start-up.

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.

Disrupting the Reaper: Tech Titans' Quest for Immortality Rages Forward - Futurism

Friday, October 12, 2018

Disrupting the Reaper: Tech Titans' Quest for Immortality Rages Forward  Futurism

Quests to increase longevity and potentially allow humans to live forever are becoming more common, but progress only raises more ethical dilemmas.

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.

ORMAN: Immortality and your major - Yale Daily News

Friday, September 21, 2018

ORMAN: Immortality and your major  Yale Daily News

“I would say no, my work has been very drudging — there are moments when I thought I finally understood a little bit, but it's not like —” the dry voice at the other ...

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.

Halting the 'immortality' mechanism in glioblastomas - The Brain Tumour Charity

Friday, September 14, 2018

Halting the 'immortality' mechanism in glioblastomas  The Brain Tumour Charity

A team of researchers have identified a new therapeutic target in glioblastoma cells that could halt the aggressive growth of this tumour type.

Study: CRISPR may have cracked cancer's "immortality switch" - Fast Company

Wednesday, September 12, 2018

Study: CRISPR may have cracked cancer's "immortality switch"  Fast Company

A new study finds that the gene editing tool is capable of limiting a protein that enables certain cancer cells to divide indefinitely.

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 ...

Grant Hill Ascends To Basketball Immortality - Hawks.com

Sunday, September 09, 2018

Grant Hill Ascends To Basketball Immortality  Hawks.com

Story by KL ChouinardTwitter: @KLChouinard ATLANTA -- Former NBA superstar and current Atlanta Hawks Vice Chair Grant Hill had a long journey leading up ...

Hansen, Marder, and Scheider Riffing on Immortality in 'The Summit' - East Hampton Star

Thursday, August 30, 2018

Hansen, Marder, and Scheider Riffing on Immortality in 'The Summit'  East Hampton Star

The human imagination has grappled with the idea of cheating death at least since the Sumerian “Epic of Gilgamesh,” in which the king sets out on a quest for ...

Bean embarks on adventure for immortality (and Elfo) on a rollicking Disenchantment - The A.V. Club

Sunday, August 19, 2018

Bean embarks on adventure for immortality (and Elfo) on a rollicking Disenchantment  The A.V. Club

This season, Disenchantment has done a good job of introducing macro serialized elements without much labored narrative table setting. First, there's Zøg's ...

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.

What is biological immortality and why many do not understand it? - Press Release - Digital Journal

Tuesday, July 24, 2018

What is biological immortality and why many do not understand it? - Press Release  Digital Journal

Today we are interviewing our honored guest, the founder of Immortality Foundation – Filip Poutintsev.

Disrupting death: Technologists explore ways to digitize life - NBCNews.com

Tuesday, July 24, 2018

Disrupting death: Technologists explore ways to digitize life  NBCNews.com

Entrepreneurs in Silicon Valley and beyond are attempting to disrupt what has long been seen as one of the only inevitabilities of life: death.

Humans could achieve 'electronic immortality' by 2050 and attend our own funerals, futurist claims - Daily Mail

Tuesday, July 24, 2018

Humans could achieve 'electronic immortality' by 2050 and attend our own funerals, futurist claims  Daily Mail

Within the next few decades, humanity may be able to achieve a sort of immortality by merging our minds with machines, according to a prominent futurist.

Memo to those seeking to live for ever: eternal life would be deathly dull - The Guardian

Sunday, July 08, 2018

Memo to those seeking to live for ever: eternal life would be deathly dull  The Guardian

It's great that more of us are living to 100, but the transhumanist dream of immortality would betray what it means to be human says philosopher Julian Baggini.

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 ...

Your chance for scientific immortality: Name that gene! - Cosmos

Wednesday, July 04, 2018

Your chance for scientific immortality: Name that gene!  Cosmos

Scientists at Australia's national science agency, the CSIRO, want your help to name a new gene they have discovered which plays an important role in ...

Is there any truth to anti-aging schemes? - Popular Science

Tuesday, June 12, 2018

Is there any truth to anti-aging schemes?  Popular Science

On a Thursday evening in late January, the faithful gather. They trickle into the Church of Perpetual Life, about an hour's drive north of Miami, until a throng of ...

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 ...

BBC World Service - The Why Factor, Immortality - BBC News

Sunday, May 13, 2018

BBC World Service - The Why Factor, Immortality  BBC News

Why do people chase immortality? The transhumanists movement believes that science is close to finding a cure for aging and that within decades we will have ...

Westworld and the Question of Immortality - The Atlantic

Sunday, May 13, 2018

Westworld and the Question of Immortality  The Atlantic

Three Atlantic staffers discuss “The Riddle of the Sphinx,” the fourth episode of Season 2.

Immortality - Journal #91 May 2018 - E-Flux

Wednesday, May 09, 2018

Immortality - Journal #91 May 2018  E-Flux

After midnight, on the approach to Red Peregon station, the FD locomotive began to shout and weep.1 It sang in the winter darkness with the deep strength of its ...

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?

Scientists unveil structure of the ‘immortality’ enzyme telomerase - NEWS.com.au

Friday, April 27, 2018

Scientists unveil structure of the ‘immortality’ enzyme telomerase  NEWS.com.au

MAKING a drug is like trying to pick a lock at the molecular level.

Scientists explored the structure of the key region of 'immortality and aging' enzyme - EurekAlert

Thursday, March 22, 2018

Scientists explored the structure of the key region of 'immortality and aging' enzyme  EurekAlert

Scientists from Moscow State University (MSU) working in an international team of researchers identified the structure of one of the key regions of telomerase -- a ...

The Downside of Immortality - The New York Times

Friday, March 09, 2018

The Downside of Immortality  The New York Times

In Dara Horn's new novel, “Eternal Life,” her main character, Rachel, has lived for 2000 years — and she's done.

On the immortality of stem cells - Science Daily

Wednesday, March 07, 2018

On the immortality of stem cells  Science Daily

Stem cells are considered to be immortal in culture and, therefore, of great interest for aging research. This immortality is regulated by increased proteostasis, ...

Are Humans Really On The Brink Of Achieving Immortality? - IFLScience

Tuesday, February 20, 2018

Are Humans Really On The Brink Of Achieving Immortality?  IFLScience

This week, UK-based futurologist Ian Pearson explained why he believes humanity will achieve immortality by the year 2050, as advances in biomedical and co.

Immortality by 2050: Humans ‘very close’ to everlasting life - NEWS.com.au

Monday, February 19, 2018

Immortality by 2050: Humans ‘very close’ to everlasting life  NEWS.com.au

“IF YOU'RE under 40 reading this article, you're probably not going to die unless you get a nasty disease.” Those are the words of esteemed futurologist Dr Ian ...

The age of immortality - Drug Development Technology

Friday, February 16, 2018

The age of immortality  Drug Development Technology

For the first time in human history the possibility of immortality, or at least drastically prolonged lifespans, is real. The question is, how will a society already ...