New blood, computer brains and frozen heads: How billionaires are attempting immortality

(Daily Star) The super-rich are already living the best lives. Now they're trying to make those lives last forever with a wide array of weird and wonderful ideas from the fringes of science. Blood plasma: Ambrosia research benefits of 'transfusions. 'Company Ambrosia have begun research into the benefits of blood plasma, and how a possible … Continue reading New blood, computer brains and frozen heads: How billionaires are attempting immortality

Pig brains are kept alive OUTSIDE their bodies for the first time in a radical experiment that could allow humans to become immortal

Pig brains have been kept alive outside their bodies for the first time as part of a controversial new experiment. The brains of hundreds of pigs survived for up to 36 hours after the animals had been decapitated, researchers revealed. The radical experiments could pave the way for brain transplants and may one day allow humans to … Continue reading Pig brains are kept alive OUTSIDE their bodies for the first time in a radical experiment that could allow humans to become immortal

Cryogenically Frozen Brains Will Be ‘Woken up’ and Transplanted in Donor Bodies Within Three Years, Neurosurgeon Claims

Given the remarkable advances that have been made in medicine in recent years, it’s hard to believe anything is still truly impossible. Artificial intelligences are diagnosing diseases, real-life cyborgs walk among us, and we’re finding promising new clues on our quest for immortality. Even more remarkable breakthroughs are on the way, but if any one … Continue reading Cryogenically Frozen Brains Will Be ‘Woken up’ and Transplanted in Donor Bodies Within Three Years, Neurosurgeon Claims

Expert: Human Immortality Could Be Acquired Through AI

More and more scientists are convinced that aging, while a natural phenomenon experienced by all living creatures, is a disease that can be treated or even cured. Scientists, generally, have taken different approaches to aging in that regard. Some want to slow down the process, while others seek to put a stop to it altogether. … Continue reading Expert: Human Immortality Could Be Acquired Through AI

Silicon Valley Is Trying to Make Humans Immortal

Peter Thiel, the billionaire co-founder of PayPal, plans to live to be 120. Compared with some other tech billionaires, he doesn’t seem particularly ambitious. Dmitry Itskov, the “godfather” of the Russian Internet, says his goal is to live to 10,000; Larry Ellison, co-founder of Oracle, finds the notion of accepting mortality “incomprehensible,” and Sergey Brin, … Continue reading Silicon Valley Is Trying to Make Humans Immortal