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Philosophical Ethics: Theory and Practice
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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 Campaign

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

Immortality Institute An international network of people working on radical life extension.

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

InfoAging.org A site sponsored by the American Federation for Aging Research, providing comprehensive information about aging from a mainstream scientific point of view.

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"This virtual lab will revolutionize science class"  TED Talks (May 28, 2016)

"William James: Once Born and Twice Born People"  by John G. Messerly (May 28, 2016)

"Will World War 3 Be Prevented Because of Global Interdependence?"  Big Think (May 27, 2016)

"The Injustice of Sexism"  by John G. Messerly (May 27, 2016)

"Where does intelligence come from?"  by Danko Nikolic (May 26, 2016)

"What’s Killing the American Middle Class?"  by Richard Eskow (May 25, 2016)

"Rituals Improve Life According to Ancient Chinese Philosophers"  Big Think (May 24, 2016)

"The Future of PR in Emotionally Intelligent Technology"  by Jules Hamilton (May 24, 2016)

"Optimize Brain Health by Balancing Social Life with Downtime"  Big Think (May 23, 2016)

"Les membres bioniques seront-ils un jour à la mode ?"  by Marc Roux (May 23, 2016)

"Multitasking Is a Myth, and to Attempt It Comes at a Neurobiological Cost"  Big Think (May 22, 2016)

"Faithfulness—The Key to Living in the Zone"  by Nicole Sallak Anderson (May 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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