Tag: immortality

06/22/2016 / / Biotechnology
06/07/2016 / / Technology

May you live in interesting times – A curse, origin unknown

One of the ‘curses’ usually attributed to ancient China, but frequently thrown around in today’s society is ‘May you live in interesting times’, suggesting that living in turbulent times, no matter the cause, is somehow a bad thing. Read the Post Future humans: Immortal, jobless and genius

04/22/2016 / / Transhumanism

“You will eat food by the swat of your brow until you are buried in the ground, because you were taken from it. You are made from dust and you will return to dust.”

Today’s technology, however, would seem to be on the verge of making the dream of immortality a reality. Lifespans have increased over the last century and now medicines hold the promise of making those lifespans even longer. Read the Post Transhumanism: Man’s New Quest for Immortality