Themes Might You Live a Great Deal Longer?

Might You Live a Great Deal Longer?

If this collection of provocative speakers proves even partially right, we may all live to a (very) ripe old age.

Futurist Ray Kurzweil foresees body and brain enhancements leading to an extended human tenure on Earth -- and beyond. Surgeon and chemical engineer Alan Russell, meanwhile, asks: "If newts can regenerate a lost limb, why can't we?" And Aubrey de Grey, icon of the life extension movement, gives a challenging talk that may convince you that aging will soon become optional.

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Play_iconAnthony Atala: Growing new organs

Anthony Atala: Growing new organs

17:52 Posted: Jan 2010

Views: 1,414,638 | Comments: 139

Play_iconDan Buettner: How to live to be 100+

Dan Buettner: How to live to be 100+

19:39 Posted: Jan 2010

Views: 2,169,056 | Comments: 274

Play_iconMarc Pachter: The art of the interview

Marc Pachter: The art of the interview

20:54 Posted: Dec 2009

Views: 425,690 | Comments: 53

Play_iconStefan Sagmeister: The power of time off

Stefan Sagmeister: The power of time off

17:40 Posted: Oct 2009

Views: 2,152,632 | Comments: 137

Play_iconKary Mullis: A next-gen cure for killer infections

Kary Mullis: A next-gen cure for killer infections

04:35 Posted: Jul 2009

Views: 501,083 | Comments: 139

Play_iconRichard St. John: Success is a continuous journey

Richard St. John: Success is a continuous journey

03:57 Posted: Jun 2009

Views: 2,566,048 | Comments: 163

Play_iconGregory Stock: To upgrade is human

Gregory Stock: To upgrade is human

17:51 Posted: Apr 2009

Views: 443,135 | Comments: 141

Play_iconNathan Wolfe: The jungle search for viruses

Nathan Wolfe: The jungle search for viruses

12:15 Posted: Mar 2009

Views: 886,452 | Comments: 56

Play_iconGregory Petsko: The coming neurological epidemic

Gregory Petsko: The coming neurological epidemic

03:47 Posted: Nov 2008

Views: 651,637 | Comments: 53

Play_iconStewart Brand: The Long Now

Stewart Brand: The Long Now

23:23 Posted: Nov 2008

Views: 194,132 | Comments: 53

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