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while the population is already increasing at a crazy rate and that is a problem IMO, I'd love to have some 300 year old teachers that are as sharp as ever around to spread their wisdom.
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this is awesome and everything, but we need people to adopt strict BC now for this to even be a viable possibility for more than 1% of the population
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if this were perfected the entire world would need to adopt very strict standards for birth control. Basically, if you want kids, you don't get this procedure, one or the other.

Oh, and inb4 religious nuts talk about how this would be going against what was intended for humans.
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I'd love to have some 300 year old teachers that are as sharp as ever around to spread their wisdom.
There's already quite a few proposed ways to live forever. The best one I've seen so far is the Ray Kurzweil method. He's a very well known author and transhumanist whose been taking 200 vitamins and supplements for around 45 years now. He basically reprograms his biological chemistry to keep it fresh and rejuvenated.

Seems to be working pretty well, he's still going strong in his mid 60's.
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Sure people will be alive, but will they be living?
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Perfect now when I get a hedgie I can make sure it lives as long as me
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The more people we have living longer the better it is for the chocolate industry.


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This is actually kind of bogus. Sure they can reprogram the old cells to become pluripotent, but that doesn't undo any of the mutations that have occurred during a long life. It also isn't feasible in the human body, if all of your cells were reprogrammed you would lose all your organs. Neat. Not really an anti-aging discovery, more of a growing body parts for old people discovery. Still need to find that constellation of age related genes. Then we can start fighting aging, although I think aging is a good thing and everyone needs to die at some point.
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Anyone else see that episode of Star Trek where they go to the overpopulated planet where all surface area is covered by a living mass of people and no one can be alone...



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Kirk learns from Odona that her home planet is severely overpopulated, with crowds of people everywhere and no privacy. To her, the privilege of being alone, even for a moment, is a dream come true. Kirk thinks Odona's beauty is a dream come true, and the two share a passionate kiss. Neither notice the strange ghostly image of a dozen faces appearing on the bridge monitor behind them.

As Kirk and Odona leave the bridge, Kirk hears a strange sound outside the ship. He goes to a viewport and catches a glimpse of a crowd of people dressed in tight fitting body suits. The scene quickly fades to a view of normal space and he realizes something is very wrong. Kirk confronts Odona about what is going on, but she denies knowing what is happening. She then quickly falls ill, fainting to the floor.
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There's already quite a few proposed ways to live forever. The best one I've seen so far is the Ray Kurzweil method. He's a very well known author and transhumanist whose been taking 200 vitamins and supplements for around 45 years now. He basically reprograms his biological chemistry to keep it fresh and rejuvenated.

Seems to be working pretty well, he's still going strong in his mid 60's.
This whole idea of immortality is silly in my opinion just because the only reason why people would want to live forever, such as Ray Kurzweil, is because they're a slave to their own genetics. Your genetics make you fear death and try to figure out ways to live forever because if nobody feared death than we probably wouldn't be talking right now.

The problem is that hes a slave to his genetics by going through all of that trouble taking 250 supplements and eating healthy and not truly enjoying life for what it is. I don't see a problem at all in death, before I was born I wasn't in any pain or emotional distress, the only thing that makes death look bad is religion (their belief in a hell). So, even if immortality did exist I personally wouldn't want to live forever.
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