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_iconDean Ornish: Healing through diet

Dean Ornish: Healing through diet

16:49 Posted: Oct 2008

Views: 787,102 | Comments: 94

Play_iconDean Ornish: Your genes are not your fate

Dean Ornish: Your genes are not your fate

03:12 Posted: Jun 2008

Views: 895,744 | Comments: 86

Play_iconAlan Russell: The potential of regenerative medicine

Alan Russell: The potential of regenerative medicine

19:25 Posted: Jul 2007

Views: 1,098,088 | Comments: 136

Play_iconWilliam McDonough: Cradle to cradle design

William McDonough: Cradle to cradle design

20:05 Posted: Apr 2007

Views: 1,159,452 | Comments: 175

Play_iconCarl Honoré: In praise of slowness

Carl Honoré: In praise of slowness

19:15 Posted: Feb 2007

Views: 1,237,631 | Comments: 189

Play_iconMartin Rees: Is this our final century?

Martin Rees: Is this our final century?

17:26 Posted: Jan 2007

Views: 1,597,491 | Comments: 179

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: 1,436,818 | Comments: 154

Play_iconRay Kurzweil: The accelerating power of technology

Ray Kurzweil: The accelerating power of technology

22:56 Posted: Nov 2006

Views: 1,774,301 | Comments: 189

Play_iconEva Vertes: Meet the future of cancer research

Eva Vertes: Meet the future of cancer research

18:49 Posted: Oct 2006

Views: 697,471 | Comments: 189

Play_iconAubrey de Grey: A roadmap to end aging

Aubrey de Grey: A roadmap to end aging

22:45 Posted: Oct 2006

Views: 2,528,971 | Comments: 523

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