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Can You Live Hundreds of Years?
July 21, 2017 0 Comments

Author: Sean Illing Source: Vox (https://www.vox.com/conversations/2017/5/4/15433348/aubrey-de-grey-life-extension-aging-death-science-medicine) Scientists are waging a war against human aging. But what happens next? “I understand it takes a certain amount of guts to aim high.” —Aubrey de Grey We all grow old. We all die. For Aubrey de Grey, a biogerontologist and chief science officer of the SENS Research Foundation, […]

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Head Transplant Planned for 2017
July 20, 2017 0 Comments

Author: Hannah Osborne Source: Newsweek (http://www.newsweek.com/head-transplant-sergio-canavero-valery-spiridonov-china-2017-591772) Italian neurosurgeon Sergio Canavero has announced further details about the plan to carry out the world’s first head transplant surgery. In a turn of events, the operation will no longer be performed on Valery Spiridonov, a Russian man suffering from the muscle-wasting Werdnig-Hoffman’s disease, with whom Canavero has been […]

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