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Humai’s Vision For the World of Tomorrow

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The Brain: The Story of You
David Eagleman

Surviving AI: The promise and peril of artificial intelligence
Calum Chace


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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.

IEET Longer, Better Lives News

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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"Humai’s Vision For the World of Tomorrow"  by B. J. Murphy (Feb 14, 2016)

"A delightful way to teach kids about computers"  TED Talks (Feb 14, 2016)

"MAD Men vs Zika – Can Marketers Save Pandemic Aflicted Families?"  by Valerie Tarico (Feb 14, 2016)

"A robot that runs and swims like a salamander"  TED Talks (Feb 13, 2016)

"The Cosmos and the Brain - a Great Week for Science"  by Giulio Prisco (Feb 13, 2016)

"Future “Bodyshops”"  The Future Now Show (Feb 12, 2016)

"How Science Can Make Us Immortal"  by John G. Messerly (Feb 12, 2016)

"Fun sans fin"  by EMG (Feb 12, 2016)

"Daniel Dennett: In Defense of Robotic Consciousness"  by John G. Messerly (Feb 11, 2016)

"Against Transhuman Separatism: Breakaway Cultures Become Broken Cultures"  by Woody Evans (Feb 10, 2016)

"What Carries Our Personal Identity?"  Closer To Truth (Feb 10, 2016)

"Transhuman Debate 2.0: SF East Bay — want to argue?"  (Feb 9, 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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