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The birth of virtual reality as an art form

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Philosophical Ethics: Theory and Practice
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TECHNOPROG, le transhumanisme au service du progrès social
Marc Roux and Didier Coeurnelle

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Nicole Sallak Anderson

Keywords for Environmental Studies
eds. Joni Adamson, William A. Gleason, David N. Pellow


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Longer, Better Lives Program


Twenty extra years of healthy life are just as valuable in someone's second century of life as in their first. With the Longer, Better Lives program we seek to make the case for longer healthier lives, addressing objections to life extension, from the alleged problem of overpopulation to the threat of ennui. We are coordinating and seeking consultation with senior citizens groups and organizations of the disabled to help them challenge ageist and ableist attitudes that discourage the full utilization of health technology.

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Longevity DividendLongevity Dividend List Promoting research into and access to technologies for healthy longevity

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Longevity Dividend Statement, the Longevity Dividend article in The Scientist (March 2006)

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Methusaleh Mouse Project An annual prize for the team that has made a mouse live the longest, directed by IEET Fellow Aubrey de Grey.

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"The birth of virtual reality as an art form"  TED Talks (Jun 28, 2016)

"How VR Gaming will Wake Us Up to our Fake Worlds"  by Eliott Edge (Jun 28, 2016)

"Mens Health Week: One Doctor Thinks We Should Be Talking about Better Birth Control for Guys"  by Valerie Tarico (Jun 27, 2016)

"This scientist makes ears out of apples"  TED Talks (Jun 27, 2016)

"Imagining the Anthropocene"  by Rick Searle (Jun 26, 2016)

"Color and Sound Perception Explained"  Big Think (Jun 25, 2016)

"On tragedy, ethics and the human condition."  by Alex McGilvery (Jun 24, 2016)

"Zoos Enrich Our Lives but Cost Animals Their Dignity"  Big Think (Jun 24, 2016)

"Seminar on Susan Schneider’s Work"  (Jun 23, 2016)

"China May Be the Reason that Speech Recognition Takes Off"  by Daniel Faggella (Jun 23, 2016)

"The Psychology of Solitude: Being Alone Can Maximize Productivity"  Big Think (Jun 23, 2016)

"How college loans exploit students for profit"  TED Talks (Jun 22, 2016)


Exploring Life Extension (Immortality Institute 2005)



This film explores various aspects of extreme life extension and includes interviews with IEET Executive Director James Hughes and IEET Fellow Aubrey de Grey.

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