Archive for the ‘cryonics’ category

Nov 13, 2023

Max More: Cryonics, Transhumanism, and The Morality of Progress

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Listen now (66 mins) | If you would like to support this podcast, click here. Max More is a philosopher, futurist, and former CEO of Alcor Life Extension Foundation. He is currently Director of Communications at Biostasis Technologies. Max wrote the first definition of “Transhumanism” in its modern sense.

Oct 20, 2023

Introduction to Cryonics

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Tomorrow Bio’s founder and CEO Dr. Emil Kendziorra will give a presentation introducing the topic of cryonics, followed by a Q&A with the audience.

Oct 15, 2023

Aubrey de Grey — Bridging the Gap between Cryonics and Life Extension

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In this episode, Max and Daniel sit down with the renowned Aubrey de Grey to discuss the connection between life extension and cryonics. They cover a wide range of topics, diving into the latest breakthroughs and obstacles in both fields.

In this captivating conversation, they explore:

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Oct 7, 2023

Cryonics Institute 2023 Annual General Meeting

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The Annual General Meeting of the Cryonics Institute was held Sunday, Sept. 10 in Clinton Township, MI.

Sep 5, 2023

Curing aging should be a moral imperative for all of humanity

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The Death of Death is an international bestseller by José Cordeiro and David Wood that claims that “death will be optional by 2045” – or even earlier, if more public and private funds are invested in rejuvenation technologies.

Longevity. Technology: Already available in more than 10 languages, the book provides insight into recent exponential advances in AI, tissue regeneration, stem cell treatment, organ printing, cryopreservation and genetic therapies that, say the authors, offer a realistic chance to solve the problem of the aging of the human body for the first time in human history. In fact, the book’s subtitle is The Scientific Possibility of Physical Immortality and its Moral Defense.

Given that until relatively recently, just mentioning the concept of ‘biological immortality’ was enough to raise eyebrows and with most of the opinion that it should be filed away under ‘science fiction’ or ‘charlatanism’. However, longevity science is advancing at an incredible pace and today there are people who no longer wonder if immortality is possible, but when it will be a reality. We sat down with José Luis Corderio PhD to find out more.

Sep 5, 2023

Cryonics expert reveals when frozen humans may be brought back to life

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Global worming?

Scientists recently revived microscopic creatures frozen for 46,000 years in the Siberian permafrost.

The ancient nematodes, better known as roundworms, are able to shut their bodies down in unsuitable environments — a process called anabiosis.

Aug 26, 2023

2023 Cryonics Institute AGM

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YOU’RE INVITED! — OPEN TO CI MEMBERS, NON-MEMBERS AND THE GENERAL PUBLIC2023 Cryonics Institute Annual General MeetingSUNDAY — SEPT 10, 2023AGM Location: Infinity Hall & Sidebar 16,650 E 14 Mile RoadFraser, MI 48026phone: 586–879-6157website: infinityhallsidebar.com2023 AGM DetailsSunday, September 10, 2023Event start time: 3:00 pm Eastern TimeEvent end time: 6:30 pmFacility ToursTours of the Main and new […].

Aug 3, 2023

Storing dead people at —196°C

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In Switzerland, there’s a new cryonics company: and they invited me to have a look around. I had questions: legal, practical, and ethical, and I want to be clear: this is not an endorsement. I just wasn’t going to turn down that invitation. ■ Tomorrow Bio:

Camera: Martin Bäbler.

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Jul 26, 2023

New Breakthroughs In Cryopreservation Poised To Transform Organ Transplantation

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In 2023, several breakthroughs have shaken the academic community. Freezing entire organs to sub-zero temperatures for future transplantation is now a reality.

Jul 14, 2023

What ever happened to the first cryogenically frozen humans?

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For decades, people have arranged to freeze their bodies after death, dreaming of resurrection by advanced future medicine.

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