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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_iconDean Ornish: Your genes are not your fate

Dean Ornish: Your genes are not your fate

03:12 Posted: Jun 2008

Views: 827,816 | Comments: 81

Play_iconAlan Russell: The potential of regenerative medicine

Alan Russell: The potential of regenerative medicine

19:25 Posted: Jul 2007

Views: 1,061,424 | Comments: 135

Play_iconWilliam McDonough: Cradle to cradle design

William McDonough: Cradle to cradle design

20:05 Posted: Apr 2007

Views: 1,127,005 | Comments: 163

Play_iconCarl Honoré: In praise of slowness

Carl Honoré: In praise of slowness

19:15 Posted: Feb 2007

Views: 1,070,818 | Comments: 180

Play_iconMartin Rees: Is this our final century?

Martin Rees: Is this our final century?

17:26 Posted: Jan 2007

Views: 1,532,737 | Comments: 175

Play_iconDean Ornish: The killer American diet that's sweeping the planet

Dean Ornish: The killer American diet that's sweeping the planet

03:18 Posted: Dec 2006

Views: 1,296,509 | Comments: 149

Play_iconRay Kurzweil: The accelerating power of technology

Ray Kurzweil: The accelerating power of technology

22:56 Posted: Nov 2006

Views: 1,706,545 | Comments: 186

Play_iconEva Vertes: Meet the future of cancer research

Eva Vertes: Meet the future of cancer research

18:49 Posted: Oct 2006

Views: 645,514 | Comments: 186

Play_iconAubrey de Grey: A roadmap to end aging

Aubrey de Grey: A roadmap to end aging

22:45 Posted: Oct 2006

Views: 2,437,212 | Comments: 504

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